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Diazed Fuses Pics #123841
05/15/06 03:06 AM
05/15/06 03:06 AM
Trumpy  Offline
Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 8,260
SI,New Zealand
Photo's and info submitted by RODALCO:

DII series 6,10,16,20,25 Amps
DIII series 35 and 63 Amps
and 16,20 and 25 Amps inserts, note different size diameters.

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DIII series 35Amps black and 63 Amps orange
Siemens & Halske, VDE (German standards) KEMA ( dutch standards )
Flink is normal, quick acting.
P.G.E.M. Provinciale Gelderse Electriciteits Maatchappij (local POCO in central, East Netherlands)

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DII series 25 Amps, snail symbol is slow blow, e.g. motor rated.

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DIII series, Groenpol, Dutch Manufacturer of diazed fuses and switchboards:

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DII and DIII colour coded amperage indicators.

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DII in 10 Amp srew cap holder:

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Hazelmeijer panel in use in my basement workshop:

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Tools for Electricians:
Re: Diazed Fuses Pics #123842
05/15/06 03:12 AM
05/15/06 03:12 AM
Trumpy  Offline
Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 8,260
SI,New Zealand
By the way Ray,
What is that green material?.
Is it like a plastic?

Re: Diazed Fuses Pics #123843
05/15/06 05:25 AM
05/15/06 05:25 AM
RODALCO  Offline
Joined: Dec 2005
Posts: 857
Titirangi, Akld, New Zealand
Underneath the fuses?
Thats just light green A 4 paper.

That green stuff underneath the 5 pack of 16 Amps diazed fuses is the packing material.

Thanks for the quick posting Mike.

The product of rotation, excitation and flux produces electricty.
Re: Diazed Fuses Pics #123844
05/15/06 09:04 AM
05/15/06 09:04 AM
C-H  Offline
Joined: Sep 2002
Posts: 1,497
Stockholm, Sweden
Nice pictures! I noticed that there is a mix of "resetable fuses" and conventional fuses in the box.

For comparison, here is picture of Diazed fuses in sizes I to IV.

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Re: Diazed Fuses Pics #123845
05/15/06 11:03 AM
05/15/06 11:03 AM
Arend  Offline
Joined: May 2004
Posts: 19
Joure, Friesland, The Netherla...
Hi Rodalco,

Nice to see that very old Holec switchgear :-) It must be at least 45 years old.
Normally the fuseboard would be assembled so that the circuit switches would be on top of the circuit fuse.

Strange setup, didn't see that one before.

I must say that the main switch you use is common known for faulty contacts, sometimes it doesn't switch a pole (which could be your neutral, which would be offcourse catastrofal).

Groeten (Greetz),


bzzzzt ;-)


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