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cartouches-fusibles

English translation: cartridge fuses

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French term or phrase:cartouches-fusibles
English translation:cartridge fuses
Entered by: Claudia Vale
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09:42 Nov 21, 2008
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Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng / Manual: Low Voltage Live Working Conditions
French term or phrase: cartouches-fusibles
From a section about the connection/disconnection of a circuit:

"La pose et le retrait de cartouches-fusibles ou de barrettes réalisés dans des appareils et avec des outils prévus à la construction ne sont pas considérés comme des travaux sous tension."

Cartridge fuses?
Claudia Vale
United Kingdom
cartridge fuses
Explanation:
As opposed to the now common electromagnetic circuit breakers. You still get them in GB 13A plugs, though.
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chris collister
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Local time: 07:01
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Thanks Chris!
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cartridge fuses


Explanation:
As opposed to the now common electromagnetic circuit breakers. You still get them in GB 13A plugs, though.

chris collister
United Kingdom
Local time: 07:01
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Thanks Chris!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Tony M: And of course as opposed to the even older re-wirable types!
3 mins

agree  Charles Hawtrey: My last flat in FR had a whole distribution cabinet full of them - all of different sizes and ratings. Still got a box-full.
50 mins

agree  kashew
50 mins

agree  rcolin
54 mins
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