I am thinking of all the various electricians. Cursing the people in the
other country who get the wiring colors wrong, and all the extra work
needed to rewire what the other people did wrong. Every time an
appliance crosses into the other country, it gets rewired to "make it
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Interesting that here in Australia the colours are quite different, it
to be red Active, Black neutral, and green earth.
It was changed a number of years back, maybe when we swung over to the
Now it can be red or brown active, black or blue neutral, and the earth
striped cable yellow and green.
The phases used to be Red, Blue Yellow, but seeing that the new earth
is striped with yellow that became white. You cannot use yellow any
That striped (Green/Yellow) cable is great for colour blind people who
have problems with the red/brown and green.
I have an American DVD player and need to wire up to a trannie to the
power point to supply power to it.
I bought in in the US 3 years ago and it is about time I got it running
Thanks for the info.