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Topic Title: A guide to fuse replacement
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Created On: 14 August 2014 06:50 PM
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 14 August 2014 06:50 PM
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mrlondon

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i found this on the internet

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 14 August 2014 07:22 PM
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broadgage

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Some of those ratings look a bit optimistic to me !
Aluminium foil has a fairly low current carry capacity and is only suitable for small fuses.
Steel nails have a fairly high resistance and surprisingly low capacity.
The most durable large fuses are made of short pieces of copper pipe, some outlast the electrical installation, or even the building in which they are installed.
I do like the fuse with an auto audio visual alert though !
 14 August 2014 08:05 PM
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Grumpy

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Do you have any idea where you can get the fuse with the auto audio visual alert? I have a few customers who could benefit from them.
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