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Title 46 Part 113 → Subpart 113.43 → §113.43-5

Title 46 → Chapter I → Subchapter J → Part 113 → Subpart 113.43 → §113.43-5

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Title 46 Part 113 → Subpart 113.43 → §113.43-5

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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter JPart 113Subpart 113.43 → §113.43-5


Title 46: Shipping
PART 113—COMMUNICATION AND ALARM SYSTEMS AND EQUIPMENT
Subpart 113.43—Steering Failure Alarm Systems


§113.43-5   Power supply.

Each steering failure alarm system must be supplied by a circuit that:

(a) Is independent of other steering gear system and steering alarm circuits;

(b) Is fed from the final emergency power source through the emergency distribution panel in the wheelhouse, if installed; and

(c) Has no overcurrent protection except short-circuit protection by an instantaneous fuse or circuit breaker rated or set at 400 to 500 percent of:

(1) The current-carrying capacity of the smallest alarm system interconnecting conductors; or

(2) The normal load of the system.


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