These are used primarily for the main house switch or for heavy-duty equipment such as ranges. ... When a fuse blows or a circuit breaker opens, the first thing to do is to locate the trouble and correct it; otherwise, the new fuse, when inserted, will blow or the circuit breaker ... To keep the system in good order, the homeowner must know which fuse controls which circuit and what outlets are connected to it. ... 14 wire branch circuit with a 15-amp fuse will handle up to 1800 watts; a no.
|Title||:||The Complete Homeowner|
|Author||:||Robert Schwartz, Hubbard H. Cobb|