FUSES


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FUSES
1010603FUSESA fuse is an overcurrent protective device with a circuit-opening fusible part that is heated and severed by the passage of current through it. Fuses can meet most of the protection requirements for good system operation.The fuse is a thermal device. Heat will melt the fuse element regardless of its source.The fundamental features of fuses are as follows: 1. The fuse combines the sensing and interrupting elements in …
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Philip Kiameh: Electrical Equipment Handbook: Troubleshooting and Maintenance. FUSES, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2003), AccessEngineering Export