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What size fuse for 12 volt power outlet?

Wondering what size fuse I should have in the assy bus for a 12 volt outlet.
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Wondering what size fuse I should have in the assy bus for a 12 volt outlet.
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That would depend on the item you are trying to power. 5 amp is good for things like cell phones, GPS, etc.

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Check the rating of the outlet. Most of them are 10 amp max.

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what is amp rating of the outlet?

what guage wire did you use to power it ?



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the fuse

My outlet came with 14 gauge wire...I used a 15 amp blade fuse. I use my outlet to inflate my air mattress...charge the phone and the Ipod...
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