safety fuse

(redirected from safety fuses)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

safety fuse

n
1. (General Physics) a slow-burning fuse for igniting detonators from a distance
2. (Electronics) an electrical fuse that protects a circuit from overloading
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.safety fuse - a slow-burning fuse consisting of a tube or cord filled or saturated with combustible mattersafety fuse - a slow-burning fuse consisting of a tube or cord filled or saturated with combustible matter; used to ignite detonators from a distance
fuze, fuse, primer, priming, fuzee, fusee - any igniter that is used to initiate the burning of a propellant
2.safety fuse - an electrical device that can interrupt the flow of electrical current when it is overloadedsafety fuse - an electrical device that can interrupt the flow of electrical current when it is overloaded
cartridge fuse - a fuse cased in a tube
circuit breaker, breaker - a device that trips like a switch and opens the circuit when overloaded
electrical device - a device that produces or is powered by electricity
plug fuse - a fuse with a thread that screws into a socket
References in periodicals archive ?
He said that on the information provided by the arrested terrorist the police recovered 12kg high quality explosives and a 14kg improvised explosive device planted in a pressure cooker with prima cord, 83 dynamites and 300 safety fuses from a ravine in Budkhanay area.
According to a police spokesman, police also registered 1458 FIRs on recovery of 1086 pistols, 51 revolvers, 45 Kalashnikovs, 105 guns, 53 rifles, 10 carbeans, six mozers, 72 daggers, 25282 rounds of different bore, 640 detonators, 840 explosive sticks, 2750 meter safety fuse wire and 470 safety fuses from the possession of 1457 accused sent behind the bars during last year.
Four rockets, artillery shells, dynamite, safety fuses and other material used in terrorist activities were recovered.
ISLAMABAD -- Police have held a suspect on Monday in Faizabad and seized 492 detonators, 196 explosive sticks and 300metre safety fuses in his possession at a time when protesters belonging to rightist movements have camped in the area.
Seven Indian companies manufactured most of the detonators, detonating cord, and safety fuses documented by CAR.
Contract notice: Provision of safety fuses and associated documentation.
The equipment features high tensile cut steel plate for long life and durability, hydraulic cylinders made of hard chrome steel with included velocity safety fuses, and pivot points that use self- lubricating aircraft bushings.
Sources said that cops a stopped a motorcycle without number plate near Achani Breaker upon search cops recovered four kilogram explosive material, two feet prima cord and four safety fuses from their possession.
116 11 Beauty and Skin Care Products 112 12 Safety Fuses 109 13 Machine Tools and Parts 107 14 Semimanufactured Silver 98 15 X-ray Tubes 82 16 Graphite or Carbon 80 17 Motor Vehicles Parts and Accessories 71 18 Unwrought Silver 70 19 Medical, Dental, Surgical Instruments 66 20 Digital Processing Units 56 21 Alkaloids 55 22 Sports Parts and Equipment 54 23 Dental Hygiene 46 24 Zirconium 40 25 Prepared Explosives 39 Source: U.
According to the gubernatorial spokesman, two suspects were detained with four bombs, explosives and safety fuses in the Zangabad area of the district.
Several fires broke out due to counterfeit safety fuses, while low-quality antifreeze caused a few cars to corrode," said Valentin Pepeljugovski from the business software alliance.
Blasting caps, safety fuses, detonating cords, blasting agents, slurries (gels), and related items are discussed, with an emphasis on safety.