Originally Posted by Shoganai
Does it matter which side I shield the hot lead?
My gut says the shield should be as shown on the hot lead coming FROM the battery.
Shield? To me the word "shield" is a metal wrap to prevent electromagnetic interference (like radio waves coming off your ignition wires).
Do you mean insulate? Fuse?
Your logic sounds very good, I don't want a powered wire running around loose either, but we don't have the same terminology.