Originally Posted by theothercliff
I see no such thing (male in wide sleeve) in these pictures
. Perhaps you confuse wire color with pin sex.
I'm not confused. I thought we were discussing the pictures in this thread
. There is no right or wrong way to do this. As long as one is consistent, they will fit nicely together.
As I said, I avoid connecting a pack to another pack by separating the connectors on anything that connects to the battery (I usually drop the plastic here and use heat shrink on those in stead). Once you are used to connect one wire at a time, a bell should ring if you suddenly try to connect a pair against another.