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Title Electric propeller maintenance tips / prepared and published by Curtiss-Wright Corporation, Propeller Division.

Imprint Caldwell, N.J. : Curtiss-Wright Corporation, Propeller Division, 19?


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections  629.13436 El25 1933    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 81 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Note "In collaboration with the Aviation Training Division, D.C.N.O. (Air) and Bureau of Aeronautics, U.S. Navy."
Contents Introduction -- Electric propellers -- Where you come in -- Propellers are not prima donnas -- What is a propeller? -- A propeller must be versatile -- Unit construction -- Operation -- Principle of operation -- Propeller controls -- Curtiss propeller model designation -- Installation -- Assembly procedure -- Installation of the propeller -- Installing power unit -- Field inspection and maintenance -- Neglect -- Just like a time table -- The daily check -- 25/30-hour inspection -- 100/120-hour inspection -- Brake clearance measurement and adjustments -- Three-blade propeller -- Four-blade propeller -- Maintenance and dressing of blades -- Steel blades -- Nicks and scratches -- Corrosion and oxidation -- Aluminum alloy blades -- Salt water -- Cracks -- Trouble shooting -- Trouble shooting charts.
Subject Propellers, Aerial -- Maintenance and repair -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Added Author Curtiss-Wright Corporation. Propeller Division.
United States. Navy Department Bureau of Aeronautics. Training Division.

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