Episode 5 – Whats Inside A Plug and A Switch

Electrician U
Electrician U
Episode 5 - Whats Inside A Plug and A Switch
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In this episode I take apart a standard receptacle and a decor switch and show what is inside. I show how a plug is really just small pieces of metal that are electrically conductive. I also talk about how you can run separate circuits to a plug by cutting the tab between the terminals.

Next I show what is inside of a switch. I show the metal tab inside of the switch that makes an electrical connection, as well as separates to turn the light off.

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