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Old 07-23-2009, 12:33 AM   #1
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For a 120V heat stick, does it matter which terminal i connect the hot and nuetral to? Neither is marked, and I can't seem to find it anywhere?


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Old 07-23-2009, 01:19 AM   #2
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Nope, hot and neutral can go either way. Don't forget to ground the stick.
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Old 07-23-2009, 01:27 AM   #3
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