5F15.35 - Fuse with Increasing Load

Fuse with increasing load

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PIRA Classification: 5F15.35

Description: A piece of stainless steel wire is used as a fuse between a 12 V battery and three light bulbs in parallel (25W, 25W and 50W). As each bulb is switched on (go in order as indicated on the top of the board), the increase in current causes the wire to glow and eventually melt.

Special Instructions: None

Condition: Good

Setup time: 2 minutes

Safety Issues: None