Originally Posted by Stockmanreef
Yeah, I looked at that before i posted and the bottom right of the page shows the labeling end on (finished plug side) and the top shows the other side. I was just not sure that Van's labeled it the same way and that there a standard convention for labeling.
The convention should be to use the pin numbers 1,2,3,4
If Vans used the pin numbers then both pictures on page 8 are correct, one looks from the solder cup side and one looks in from the contact side.
The pin numbers should define the connections.