Fuses

Some articles on fuse, fuses:

Mk 2 Grenade - Specifications
... Fuse Dependent on variant, includes M5 and M6 detonating fuses, and M10 igniting fuses ... Later model fuses could also be fitted ...
Arthur Bywater
19 workers, mainly women, were filling fuses when one exploded, killing one woman immediately and wounding two others, one of whom later died of her injuries ... The fuse had exploded because of a defective striker and Bywater realised that the whole building, which contained 12,000 highly explosive fuses, was in danger of igniting ... other voulunteers in the hazardous work of clearing the wrecked factory of 12,724 fuses over the next three days, plus another 4,000 which were believed to be ...
Fuse (electrical) - Coordination of Fuses in Series
... Where several fuses are connected in series at the various levels of a power distribution system, it is desirable to blow (clear) only the fuse (or other overcurrent device) electrically closest to ... and may require the time-current characteristics of two fuses to be plotted on a common current basis ... Fuses are selected so that the minor, branch, fuse disconnects its circuit well before the supplying, major, fuse starts to melt ...
BS 1363 - Fuses
... cords can handle, BS 1363 plugs are required to carry a cartridge fuse ... The fuse is manufactured to BS 1362 ... a socket is 13 A triple and larger sockets are fitted with a 13 A fuse of the same type used in the plugs ...
Fuse (electrical) - Packages and Materials - Special Features
... Glass cartridge and plug fuses allow direct inspection of the fusible element ... Other fuses have other indication methods including Indicating pin or striker pin — extends out of the fuse cap when the element is blown ... disc (flush mounted in the end cap of the fuse) falls out when the element is blown ...