|Object Name||Puller, Fuse|
Fuse Puller from Power Substation # 11 (IRT) collected in 1999. Used to install and remove fuses from the 11,000 to 19,000-volt alternating current (AC) supply in substations. Using the fuse puller along with rubber insulating gloves kept the substation operators safe from electrocution
Wood with hinged "tong"-style design. Manufacturer's plate attached near the hinge.
|Manufacturer||S & C Electric Co. (Schweitzer & Conrad)|
|Maker||S & C Electric Co. (Schweitzer & Conrad)|
|Dimension Details||5-in. OH x 3-in. OW x 3-in. OL|
Subways--New York (State)--New York
Subways--Electric equipment--New York (State)--New York.
|Substation/Powerhouse||Substation #11 (IRT)|
|Operating Agency||Interborough Rapid Transit (IRT)|