Acts as an automatic switch that break open a circuit when the current become too large

When the current flow overload, the strength of magnetic field of electromagne increase The soft iron armature is pulled towards the electromagnet (refer module page 189 overflow current)

This result, the spring pulling apart the contact. The circuit is broken and curren flow stop immediately

After repair have been, the reset button will be pushed to switch on the supply again (refer module page 189 normal condition)

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