To wire a plug, strip the wires with wire strippers, thread them onto their respective terminals, and fasten them with terminal screws. Insert the cover, and test the plug. You need wire strippers, a craft knife, a screw... More »

To replace an electric plug connector, cut off the damaged plug, open the replacement plug to reach the terminal screws inside, attach wires and then reassemble the replacement plug. When replacing, the black or colored ... More »

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Repair bent prongs on an electric plug by grasping them with pliers and straightening them so they fit into the outlet correctly once again. The prongs are easily bent, and if you make this repair too often, they can bre... More »

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To properly wire a L14 30 plug, expose the bare wires on the four color-coded wiring for the plug, loosen the screws of the terminals, and insert the wires into the appropriate terminals. Finally, tighten all the termina... More »

To replace an electric plug connector, cut off the damaged plug, open the replacement plug to reach the terminal screws inside, attach wires and then reassemble the replacement plug. When replacing, the black or colored ... More »

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To wire a phone jack, cut open the outer insulation of the wire, access the inner wire to expose the copper wires inside, and undo the screws of the wall jack. Then, secure the white, blue, orange and stripped wires to t... More »

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The eight tools and parts required to properly wire light switches are a single-pole switch, a Phillips-tip screwdriver, a standard slotted-tip screwdriver, a work light, voltage tester, a continuity tester, needle-nose ... More »

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