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Discuss Fuse 13amp but states 5amp in the Oil and Solid Fuel Forum area at UKPlumbersForums.co.uk.

  1. ShaunCorbs

    ShaunCorbs S. Mod Trusted Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    ive got the same but im posh got a case for them all :D
     
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  2. Harvest Fields

    Harvest Fields Trusted Plumber GSR Top Contributor!!

    You are ok mate. I have a tray load in the van:D:D
     
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  3. DaveyHep

    DaveyHep Member

    5Amp fuse will be even safererer than a 13Amp fuse. Nothing to worry about.
     
  4. Stigster

    Stigster Plumber

    Yeah I don't think a lot of people realise if they use an overrated fuse, they are effectively turning the cable into the fuse, which is bad.
     
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  5. SimonG

    SimonG Trusted Plumber Top Contributor!!

    I carry 3 and 5 for the oil boilers. Very rare to find correct rated fuse in a spur. Customers boiler blew the 5 amp, he changed it with a 13 amp. Originally the transformer took out the 5 amp, but him adding the 13 amp added the control box onto the bill.
     
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