Lotus Elan

Dumb question

PostPost by: denicholls2 » Wed Nov 01, 2006 9:52 pm

Steve B wrote:

I think these British cars will be smoking ruins before one of the
two large fuses blow.


Fortunately, Chunky foresaw this risk and used undersized wire in the
majority of the Lotus applications.

Modern automotive technicians now refer to these designs as "fusible
links". Yet another example of the tremendous amount of foresight the
man had. :-)

-- Doug
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