rotor brake

rotor brake

A brake that is engaged to stop the rotation of the rotor blades when the engine is being shut down on the ground.
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Among the modifications that PZL Mielec added to the aircraft were a rescue hoist, internal auxiliary fuel tank, cargo hook, Integrated Vehicle Health Management System, a blade de-icing system, and a rotor brake.
Believe it or not, one pilot paged through the advisories and warnings on the MFD too quickly, released the rotor brake while the gust lock was still engaged and destroyed the gust lock
According to HAWE, hydraulic control of the yaw and rotor brake shield gearboxes, rotor blades, tower, and foundations from wear and tear.
After researching maintenance diagrams and schematics, he discovered a rotor brake could engage at high-rotor rpm when certain wires within the same bundle touched.
Demag DK Chain Hoists incorporate a Conical Rotor Brake Motor, ergonomic push button, variable speed stepless option, overload clutch and the Demag exclusive load halt device.
The original travel drive unit was replaced by a system consisting of a Demag DRS Wheel Block at each corner of the transfer car and a Demag KBF (self-braking) Conical Rotor Brake Motor, with a three-stage gearbox, driving two of the wheel-block units by a cross shaft.
It now looks as if naval technicians either wrongly set, or failed to set, a lifesaver device fitted to the rotor brake.
A Navy SH-60 helicopter with a rotor brake stops blades within 50-80 seconds but more quickly if necessary.
The scope of the agreements includes the development of the Blade Fold System, the Blade Damper and the Rotor Brake Module.
Limited Tenders are invited for Part No-Sp 6876 Nomen-Bucking Tool Qty-1 Efective On Rotor Brake