blade sweeping

blade sweeping

An adjustment of the dynamic chord-wise balance in which a tip of one of the blades of a helicopter rotor is moved backward or forward in its plane of rotation by changing the length of its drag brace.
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Hockmeyer's Multi-Shaft Mixers have a center mounted low speed Helical or Anchor Sweep blade sweeping the mixing vessel wall and an additional high-speed shaft(s).