engine accessory

engine accessory

A part or an assembly connected to, or used with, an engine but not essential to its operation, such as a generator or a hydraulic pump. Most engine accessories are driven through the engine accessory drive.
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HS-NA is proud of its long standing relationship with the RTAF and has supported the RTAF s fleet of Bell 412 aircraft and PT6T Twin-Pac engines for many years providing engine and engine accessory repairs and overhauls.
Located on the airport in Independence, Kansas, ACI operates out of a 25,000 square foot facility and is recognized as an industry leader in the support of GE-J85 engine accessory components.
8220;With PIC Gauge now being available for both iPhone and Android phones, the innovative app will increase the number of users conducting belt inspections to determine optimal engine accessory belt drive system performance,” said David Miller, Gates Vice President of Marketing.
Some parts, including the engine accessory gearbox and flight deck controls, have already arrived at CIASTA, located at Bombardier's Mirabel facility.
Currently fitted to a centrifugal super charger, the device is being adapted to improve engine accessory efficiency over a broad band of speeds and loads.
This expansion will also feature strongly in the progress of a major initiative to develop the engine accessory business.
About four years ago, the company began aluminum diecasting production for Front Engine Accessory Drive (FEAD) support brackets for the Big Three auto companies.
a) $82 million extension from GE running through 2006 for CF34 aircraft engine accessory gearboxes;
Whether it's technical service provided by one of our tenured airplane mechanics, same day overhaul of your engine accessory, or a new component from one of the many manufacturers we represent, Quality Aircraft Accessories has you covered.
There is an engine accessory drive and a dual-tensioner assembly and Aramid-cord belt that allows the transfer of motoring or generator torque ("You don't want to slip the belt under any conditions," Nitz says, because the engine is being motored by the electric motor during the start of acceleration as well as at low speeds during deceleration).
KAI is one of the leading engine accessory overhaul and repair facilities in North America and we are excited about our new relationship and look forward to demonstrating our abilities as a trusted supply chain partner over the next year.
Mechanical face seals are designed for a variety of applications, including aircraft engine accessory gearboxes and main shafts, hydraulic pumps, starters, compressors, industrial generators and other high-speed rotating machinery.