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Old 07-22-2007, 01:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I understand that black is negative and red is positive but what about when the wires are orange/white or blue/white. Is the lighter color(white) the positive one?
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Default Re: Which wire color is positive/negative

I'm really confused about what this topic is about. You're trying to find what the negative and positive wires are?
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Default Re: Which wire color is positive/negative

Hello,

What wires are these?
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Default Re: Which wire color is positive/negative

If this is considering the case wires:
Red/Black:Red is positive, black is negative.
Color/White:Color is positive, white is negative.
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Default Re: Which wire color is positive/negative

I know what +/- wires are. My question is:

I have a thermaltake armor case with buttons/leds connectors that connect to the motherboard.

Looking at the red/black connector, the red connector side has an arrow shape on it. Considering red is positive I'm guessing the arrow shape means that the wire is positive.

On the color/white wires the color has the arrow shape so I'm going to go with peterhuang's suggestion.
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