plug fuse

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a fuse with a thread that screws into a socket

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Plug fuses are available in 5- to 30-amp sizes and are the most commonly used fuse.
2) unlike the plug fuse, is designed to permit temporary overloads amperage surges) to occur; for example, when a motor which draws only 6 amperes while running may be drawing up to 30 amperes while starting.
Kevin Bond, who lives in Adderley Street, said: "All the lights blew and I think all my plug fuses have gone.
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