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Cannot find location of the spade fuse

I have a Coleman pmp1200 power inverter -- received a bag of spade fuses, but do not know where you would use them -- would I have to disassemble the unit?

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I have an older pmp1200 and NO, you don't have to take the back off. Those spade fuses are for an empty RV power buse position where you will connect the inverter to fuse the DC side. The PMP 1200 has pertection circuts inside for overload, but if a short on DC input were to occure it would not pertect your buse (and of course the battery) from causing a posible fire situation. Since the DC cable size needed for the maximum curent draw on this unit is so large (4 gage), I would recomend a direct battery conection fused via a fuse holder that can handele the max current (10 amps). Check with your local battery stores for such items. Warning: don't use fusing over this 10 amp rating because if the unit happens to short, it could start the battery to over heat and cause a fire or battery explosion.

Posted on Jun 03, 2009

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