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Old 07 October 2015, 01:48   #11
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Originally Posted by jambo View Post
Always carry spares but learned a lesson this year never trust a spade fuse even if it's still intact. Our pump would not work check fuses
Looked OK therefore checked everything else just about to rewire when we took fuses and double checked result faulty replaced and bingo all ok. So from now on double check even if they show complete with no breaks.

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Billy, I use these fuses on BP. You can buy a mixed box of different sizes. Not cheap, but what is? You can get "Non-Marine" ones off ebay cheaper.
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Old 07 October 2015, 01:54   #12
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Thanks Dave will get some. Cheers

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Old 07 October 2015, 02:53   #13
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i always carry a multi meter found it to be invaluable over the years, the coastguard boys on the ball good result.

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