How to know positive and negative in speaker wire Tags: Speakers How To Radio Audio Last response: December 28, 2011 7:26 AM in Home Audio Share Corleone_11 December 28, 2011 2:30:20 AM I have a radio shack 22 gauge speaker wire with one side clear and the other with white stripe--both have copper wires in them. Which is positive or negative? Any ideas? http://img.tomshardware.com/forum/uk/icones/redface.gif More about : positive negative speaker wire darreng101 December 28, 2011 7:26:06 AM In Australia anything with the raised ribs running down them, or a stripe is negative. Just make sure you hook up the same at BOTH ends. Figure 8 speaker cable, has the same copper content both sides. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCase Airflow: Positive or Negative Pressure? ForumHow to figure out positive negative dc to dc converter ForumRCA - negative and positive ForumHow to connect speaker wires if more than one wire ForumWhat size speaker wire for longer runs? ForumHow to wire 8 ohm speakers to 4-16 ohm amplifier ForumHow do I know what PIN is positive on connectors ForumWhat is positive and negative air pressure? ForumHAF 932, side fan or no, best airflow?, positive or negative pressure? ForumHow to connect RCA Audio Plug to speaker wires? ForumPositive or Negative Air Pressure? ForumSP2500's or Another Subwoofer? ForumBest 2.1 Speaker System [£70-£80] ForumHow to get 5 1 effect in computer with home theater ForumSpeaker & Receiver with $1,700? What do you like? ForumChange desktop speaker wire ForumProblem setting up Stereo/Speaker system. Forum[Solved] How to fix Bose headphone tiny wire out ForumBookshelf Speakers + Subwoofer - How to Connect to Sound Card? Help! ForumHow will a pre amp help me with sound in a home stero More resources Read discussions in other Home Audio categories Headsets High-End Audio MP3 Players Pioneer Pro Audio Speakers Yamaha !