Bel Fuse adds 800 V to its range of fuses

Bel Fuse has expanded its range of fuses for electric and hybrid vehicles with a complete line of 800 V offerings, complementing its 500 V and 1,000 V products.

The fuses come in a variety of formats and mounting options, and they are suitable for operating temperatures of -40 C to 100 C, with some featuring a range of up to 125 C.

Depending on their use, the fuses feature a wide range of current ratings, from 5 A to 800 A.

Designed for use in battery modules, packs, junction boxes, chargers, stations and auxiliary circuits, the fuses are being released to support the maturing EV market, especially in Europe.

According to the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association, EV and hybrid sales are rebounding this year, with significant increases in key markets such as Belgium and Germany.