Electrical

Electrical Questions? Ask an Electrician Online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Electrical Questions
Mat, I"m. I'm trying to verify an L14/30 plug can be wired
Hi Mat, I"m Tim. I'm trying to verify an L14/30 plug can be wired to an L6/30 (4 contact, 220 cord) using the adapters available? Will this adapter. Pick up both phases? Regards… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
Matt, I have a NEMA L14-30 Amp male plug i need to convert
Hi Matt, I have a NEMA L14-30 Amp male plug i need to convert to NEMA 6-30P male. There is a green, black, red, and brown wire in the L14, What do I do with the Brown Wire?… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
I have a Bryant programmable heat pump thermostat and there
I have a Bryant programmable heat pump thermostat and there are two sets of wire connects one to the left of the whole for the wires which has only O/B and Y1, on the other side of the opening are the… read more
Steve G.
Steve G.
Automation Engineer
824 satisfied customers
im trying to make a pig tail for a miller welder with an auto
im trying to make a pig tail for a miller welder with an auto inverter. I have single phase power. I would like to do a twist lock 30A 125/250v NEMA L14-30 which has 4 prongs X,Y,G, & W and I want to … read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
I want to connect the 3 wire arrangement from a submersible
I want to connect the 3 wire arrangement from a submersible well pump to the 4 wire supply from a 5500 watt generator. However, I'm pretty sure I'm going to have to attach the 3 wires in the wire from… read more
Steve G.
Steve G.
Automation Engineer
824 satisfied customers
I notice that in wiring 220 volt recepticals, that the terminals
I notice that in wiring 220 volt recepticals, that the terminals aren't all labeled the same. My code manual says to wire to the ground, L1, L2, and L3 but the fixtures are labeled in one of two ways:… read more
Steve G.
Steve G.
Automation Engineer
824 satisfied customers
I want to convert the two 240 volt outlets, 6-20r, on my generator
I want to convert the two 240 volt outlets, 6-20r, on my generator to one L14-30r outlet. I plan to install the L14-30 in a 4" box on a plate and connect with 2 manufactured 3 prong cords plugging int… read more
kruzrken
kruzrken
Partner
Bachelor's Degree
217 satisfied customers
Background info :My generator has both a L5-30 and L14-30 receptacle,
Background info :My generator has both a L5-30 and L14-30 receptacle, I have a 100' generator cord but it is 3 wire, I have a transfer switch that also has the L14-30. How can I connect L14-30 ends to… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
This is for Alex. We found a light in a bedroom closet and
This is for Alex. We found a light in a bedroom closet and a covered box next to the closet. Removed the cover and found two romex wires-B, W, and Ground each. I assumed it was the place to install a … read more
Alex
Alex
Owner
Bachelor's Degree
1,783 satisfied customers
I am replacing a ceiling fan with a standard flat globe light
I am replacing a ceiling fan with a standard flat globe light and am confused about the wiring. 1. The ceiling receptacle has house wire with R,B,W and G wire. 2. New fixture has B,W and G wire. 3. Th… read more
Sir Sparks
Sir Sparks
Owner
State & UK Certified Master electri
2,519 satisfied customers
How is a 220V generator wired into a breaker box I have 4
How is a 220V generator wired into a breaker box? I have 4 lead connection - G/W/R/B. Believe G goes to ground bar in pannel as does W. R and B then go, one each, to the two bus bars. Correct?… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,599 satisfied customers
I have a generator with an L14-30R and the equipment that I
I have a generator with an L14-30R and the equipment that I need to plug in to the generator has an L6-30P. Can I just leave off one of the leads on an extension cord so it would be 3 wires instead of… read more
High-Voltage
High-Voltage
Journeyman Certified Electrician
148 satisfied customers
Im trying to wire a L14-30P to 6-50. To what I understand
I'm trying to wire a L14-30P to 6-50. To what I understand the RED and Black wires from the L14-30P go to the HOT terminals on the 6-50 and the GREEN wire to the ground terminal, then what do i do wit… read more
High-Voltage
High-Voltage
Journeyman Certified Electrician
148 satisfied customers
i have a new Robert shaw (model cm260a-5aj) thermostat i want
i have a new Robert shaw (model cm260a-5aj) thermostat i want to install. there is a red and a black wire coming from the wall. this is radiant hot water heat. i just want to know where to connect the… read more
Sir Sparks
Sir Sparks
Owner
State & UK Certified Master electri
2,519 satisfied customers
I have a new B&S generator (Model 030242) and transfer switch
I have a new B&S generator (Model 030242) and transfer switch at elec panel. Transfer switch tied to a double pole common 40A breaker. Looking for 10 or 12A cable with one end plug male 30A (L14-30) a… read more
Rich
Rich
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,117 satisfied customers
I am wiring a nema L14-30 plug. I am using 10 gauge 3 wire
I am wiring a nema L14-30 plug. I am using 10 gauge 3 wire with grond. the plug is marked, Y,G,W,X. The wire is red, black, white & bare copper. Which wire goes where?… read more
Joseph
Joseph
743 satisfied customers
How do I wire a L1430p to 1450p. The 1450p goes to an outlet
How do I wire a L1430p to 1450p. The 1450p goes to an outlet for a transfer switch. The L1430p goes into the generator. I can buy a cable with the 1450p attached but I want to be sure which leads go w… read more
electrifier
electrifier
Master Electrician
Bachelor's Degree
1,458 satisfied customers
I am trying to install a new thermostat and I have a 4 wire ...
I am trying to install a new thermostat and I have a 4 wire ac system. The wire colors are white,green,red and blue. How should they be connected for my ac to work.… read more
Paul
Paul
Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
799 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Mike

Mike

Master Electrician

1,426 satisfied customers

Licensed Master Electrician - OnQ Certified Data Voice Audio Video Installer

Jason

Jason

Service Technician

4,220 satisfied customers

Over 20 years of experience in all types of installations, troubleshooting, and repairs.

Mike G.

Mike G.

Master Electrician

9,599 satisfied customers

Proven Professional 49 years Experience

Kevin

Kevin

Licensed Electrical Contractor

5,358 satisfied customers

32 years Licensed Electrical Contractor in Illinois, Adjunct College Electrical Instructor, Former Electrical Inspector, Diploma: Digital Electronics, FCC Amateur & Commercial Radio Licenses

AssuredElectrical

AssuredElectrical

Master Electrician

3,264 satisfied customers

Contractor-42+ Years in the ElectricalTrade

electrifier

electrifier

Master Electrician

1,458 satisfied customers

Electrical contractor and electrical inspector for over 24 years with phone and networking expertise

Rich

Rich

Master Electrician

1,117 satisfied customers

Over 35 years residential, commercial, industrial wiring, install, troubleshoot, service, maintain

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x