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post #2 of (permalink) Old 02-17-2005, 11:40 PM
axelwik
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Heat isgenerated by high resistance. The old fuse might have had some corrosion, or might have been defective in that it was manufactured too thin.

Well-soldered wire splices are the best betfor preventing increased resistance and subsequent overheating.

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