In a message dated 99-10-25 22:44:03 EDT, email@example.com writes:
<< 220 VAC is rather straightforward. There are two "hot" wires.
Just put your meter across your leads, and you should see
220VAC. You also will have a ground (usually a green), and if
you meter it, you will see 120VAC from the hot wires to the
This is what I thought - answers were unanimous - I just wanted
some confirmation since the manual was no help ("...wiring...should
be done by a licensed electrician") BTW the leads read 240v.
Thanks to everyone who responded.
What I should have asked was " whats the best way to cut a 4 1/4 "
hole in a concrete block wall for the blast cabinet vaccum exhaust"
- the hole I have now is pretty ugly. oh well.
sweeping up concrete and broken drill bits in PA
P.S. I had already figured out where the ground wire went. thanks.