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current limiter

noun, Electricity
1.
a device, as a resistor or fuse, that limits the flow of current to a prescribed amount, independent of the voltage applied.
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  • Normal values for current limiter settings may not be enough in a vacuum or an oxygen-enriched environment.
  • One sticker will be placed at the rear of the trailer next to the current limiter.

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