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slow-blow fuse [1 record]

Record 1 2015-03-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Aeronautical Engineering and Maintenance
  • Electrical Appliances and Equipment
DEF

A fuse that can withstand up to 10 times its normal operating current for a brief period, as required for circuits and devices which draw a very heavy starting current.

OBS

slow blow fuse: term standardized by ISO.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Aérotechnique et maintenance
  • Appareillage électrique
DEF

Fusible pouvant supporter, pendant un temps très court, une intensité de courant très supérieure à sa valeur de fusion pour éviter de fondre lors de la mise sous tension d'une charge produisant un grand appel de courant telle qu'une charge capacitive.

OBS

fusible à fusion temporisée : terme normalisé par l'ISO.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Ingeniería aeronáutica y mantenimiento
  • Aparatos y equipos eléctricos
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