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How to Identify Flat Cord Wires

Where do the wires connect with a flat electric cord? Guide to Electrical Cord Wiring Connections, Wiring Flat Cords for Light Fixtures, a Dishwasher, and Disposal.

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Electrical Question: Where do the wires connect with a flat electric cord?

I replaced my old Garbage Disposal and re-used the cord.

Thanks much.

This electrical question came from: Todd, a Homeowner from Stoughton , Wisconsin.

Additional Comments: It is excellent, and really helpful.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical question Todd.

Application: Wiring a Flat Disposal or Dishwasher Cord
Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate – Best performed by a Licensed Electrician.
Tools Required: Basic Electricians Pouch Hand Tools and Voltage Tester.
Estimated Time: Depends on personal level experience and ability to work with tools.
Precaution: Never wire cord connections when the cord is plugged into the receptacle outlet.
Notice: Making any wiring connections should be done according to local and national electrical codes.

Wiring Flat Cords for a Light  Fixture, Dishwasher, or Disposal

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