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TECHNICAL DATA

MARINE WIRE & CABLE COLOR CODING

Color

Item

Use

Red

DC Positive Conductor

Positive mains.

Black or Yellow

DC Negative Conductor

Return, negative mains.

Green or Green

DC Grounding Conductor

Bonding system.

w/Yellow Stripe(s)

Bonding wires (if insulated).

Yellow w/ Red Stripe

Starting Circuit

Starting switch to solenoid.

Brown w/Yellow Stripe

Bilge Blowers

Fuse or switch to blowers

or Yellow - See Note

Gray

Navigation Lights

Fuse or switch to lights.

Tachometer

Tachometer sender to gauge.

Brown

Generator Armature

Generator armature to regulator.

Alternator Charge Light

Generator, terminal/alternator,

auxiliary terminal to light regulator.

Pumps

Fuse or switch to pumps.

Orange

Accessory Feed

Ammeter to alternator of generator

output and accessory fuses or switches.

Distribution panel to accessory switch.

Purple

Ignition

Ignition switch to coil and electrical instruments.

Instrument Feed

Distribution panel to electrical instruments.

Dark Blue

Cabin and Instrument Lights

Fuse or switch to lights.

Light Blue

Oil Pressure

Oil pressure sender to gauge.

Tan

Water Temperature

Water temperature sender to gauge.

Pink

Fuel Gauge

Fuel gauge sender to gauge.

Green w/Stripe

Tilt Down and/or Trim In

Tilt and/or trim circuits.

(except G/Y)

Blue w/Stripe

Tilt Up and/or Trim Out

Tilt and/or trim circuits.

NOTE: If yellow is used for DC negative, blower must be brown with yellow stripe.