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i. Specially shaped pieces of sheet metal attached to the leading edge of the wings to increase camber and to improve slow-speed handling characteristics.
ii. A thin, sheet metal, airfoil-shaped covering over the shank of a propeller blade, which forces air through the cowling of an air-cooled engine.
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High-torque and low-speed rotation provides safer and quieter operation with less flyback and reduced wear on cuffing services.
The Bainbridge[TM] Pocket Aneroid Kit features a pocket aneroid gauge with a 20 year calibration warranty; packaged with a durable, non-latex cuffing system in a zippered carrying case.