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safety fuse

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1. (General Physics) a slow-burning fuse for igniting detonators from a distance
2. (Electronics) an electrical fuse that protects a circuit from overloading
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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
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A police party led by Shabqadar DSP Mohammad Riaz and personnel of bomb disposal unit raided the marble factory and recovered 1,600 explosive sticks, 20kg explosives packed in plastic bags and 50 safety fuses.
Concealed in the marble blocks, the explosive along with 50 safety fuses have been placed near in Khwajawas area, police said.
According to spokesman of Rangers, 195 rifle grenades, 98 40mm grenades, 52 hand-grenades, 13 illuminate grenades, 19 Avan bombs, 11 RPG7 rockets, 49 safety fuses, 170 detonators, 17 kilo plastic explosives, two RPGs, one grenade launcher, 2MP5 six MG, five LMGs.
According to spokesman, 195 rifle grenades, 98 40mm grenades, 52 hand-grenades, 13 illuminate grenades, 19 Avan bombs, 11 RPG7 rockets, 49 safety fuses, 170 detonators, 17 kilo plastic explosives, two RPGs, one grenade launcher, 2MP5 six MG, five LMGs, one HMG and two snipers were among the captured munitions.
Recently the Rangers recovered huge amount of weapons and ammunition in a house located in new Karachi including 195 rifle grenades, 98 40mm grenades, 52 hand-grenades, 13 illuminate grenades, 19 Avan bombs, 11 RPG7 rockets, 49 safety fuses, 170 detonators, 17 kilo plastic explosives, two RPGs, one grenade launcher, 2MP5 six MG, five LMGs, one HMG and two snipers on the indication of two suspects.
DARGAI: The Malakand Levies recovered explosives, detonators, safety fuses and 1350 metre safety fuse wire after arresting three culprits and impounding three vehicles during separate actions here on Tuesday.
"On the basis of a credible input, a joint party of Police and security forces intercepted a vehicle and seized safety fuses, detonators, explosive substances, materials used for making IEDs and other incriminating materials from the possession of Mayour Ahmad Khan," a press statement by the police read.
They recovered 195 rifle grenades, 98 grenades-40 MM, 52 hand grenades, 13 eliminating grenades, 90 Awan bombs, 11 RPG-7 rockets, 49 safety fuses, 170 detonators, 17 kilograms of plastic explosives, two RPG-7 weapons, one grenade launcher 40-MM, two MP five, six MGs, five LMGs, one HMG, two dragger snipers, four SMGs, one 222-bore rifle, one point 22-bore rifle, six 7-MM rifles, two G-3 riles, two 30-bore pistols, four under barrel SMG grenade launchers, one 17-GS, one telescope, four silencers, 13 superior SMGs, 107 different magazines, 17160 SMG rounds, 100 G-3 rounds, 3770 rounds of 222-bore rifle, 332 MM rifle rounds, and 21820 MMG rounds.
These included a total of 195 rifle grenades, 98 40mm grenades, 52 hand grenades, 11 rocket-propelled grenades, 49 safety fuses, 170 detonators, 17kg of plastic explosives, a 40mm grenade launcher, four SMG's, a .222 rifle, among others.
The CTD recovered explosives and other material such as detonators and safety fuses from their possession.
The following engineering services for geotechnical / geotechnical processing / surveying as experts for geotechnics / embankments (sfg / sfb) are to be provided by project managers (sfg and sfb) as well as project engineers and technical staff / draftsmen: - preparation of soil mechanical stability studies, Compaction reports, Main and final reports, Geotechnical statements and planning documents for geotechnical safety fuses, Including specifications, - preparation, Supervision and evaluation of field and laboratory investigations, - construction accompanying ground mechanical object support, - focus: Securing liquefaction-sensitive tilting slopes and tilting surfaces.
Seven Indian companies manufactured most of the detonators, detonating cord, and safety fuses documented by CAR.