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Approvals & Standards

  • ANSI C37-41

Key features & benefits

Mersen capacitor fuses are designed to ANSI C37-41. They are currentlimiting operating without noise or discharge and are designed to be used indoors in a general purpose enclosure or outdoors in a weatherproof enclosure. These are non-disconnecting fuses requiring the use of a disconnect switch. These capacitor fuses provide both short circuit and overload protection and are intended to protect against capacitor case rupture or dielectric failure within the capacitor.
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Product Specifications

Item Number


Item Description (ERP)

5.5KV, 12 AMPS, TYPE 70, MV CA  

Short Description

Medium Voltage Fuse 5500V 12A Capacitor Type Type 70 Striker A550C Series  



Rated voltage AC UL

5500   V

Ampere Rating

12   A

ROHS Compliant



Direct Mount  

AC Max I.R./Breaking Capacity: I1

65   kA

Indication System


Indication System Type

Visual Indicator  

Connection/Terminal Material

Tin-Plated Brass  

Connection/Terminal Type

Female To Female Tube  

Body/Insulating Material


Product Weight

2.5   lb

Product Diameter

2   in

Product Length

10   in

Sell Pack Quantity

1   Each

Sell Pack Weight

2.63   lb

Sell Pack Width

2.62   in

Sell Pack Length

2.62   in

Sell Pack Height

10.81   in