cartridge fuse

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Noun1.cartridge fuse - a fuse cased in a tube
electrical fuse, fuse, safety fuse - an electrical device that can interrupt the flow of electrical current when it is overloaded
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Besides the safety equipment on a switchboard, all 13amp plugs are fitted with a replaceable cartridge fuse. It's important to make sure you have the correct fuse rating for the appliance, otherwise damage may occur.
Cartridge Fuse These fuses may be round in shape (Fig.