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Old May 19th, 2007, 06:10 PM   #1
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They are both white, so does it matter which one is hooked to + and -???
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Old May 19th, 2007, 09:48 PM   #2
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are you talking about the part inside the hub to apply the brake? yes they can be wired any which way as long as you create a magnetic field in the hub so it can grab the inside of the drum face.

if I remember right the wire that goes to the outside of the magnet is the prefered one to hook to +
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Thanks, the two wires coming off the magnet are side by side so like you said as long as there is a magnetic field it doesn't matter?
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No it doesnt matter.. I had this same Q and tlked to numerous people.. it doesnt matter which wire goes + and -
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