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Why might a multimeter ask for “wrong” fuse sizes?

Why might a multimeter ask for the "wrong" sizes of fuses? On the front of my Fluke 87 multimeter, the two probe ports for amperage are labeled as fused at 10A (max) and 400mA (max). When opening the ...
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How do I choose the right replacement fuse for my multimeter?

I have a BK Precision 2709B Multimeter. I managed to blow the uA fuse (500mA/500V fast blow ceramic) on it. Is it an ok to replace this fuse with a 500mA/1kV fast blow ceramic fuse? What impact would ...
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Identify a fuse part

I'm trying to identify a fuse part that says 125V T 2A on it. It seems to be a solid state fuse soldered in place. IE I can't just snap in another replacement fuse in a glass tube like I'm ...