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Old 10th January 2005, 12:54 AM   #11
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It should go after the mains fuse for safety reasons.
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Old 10th January 2005, 01:21 AM   #12
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what is the best way to determine the correct size necessary?
for example, if the mains fuse is 3a slowblo, would a 16ohm(0 load) 4amp be ok?
or should i go higher in the amperage?
or is the 0 load resistance more the determining factor?
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