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During high-speed low-level flight, when compressor delivery pressure exceeds limits, the limiter opens against the spring force and bleeds off air pressure to the acceleration control unit (ACU) control capsule. The ACU at this stage reduces the pump stroke and thus the fuel supply.
In a gas turbine engine, the lever used to actuate the fuel-control unit. It is another name for the throttle. Also called a power-control lever. See throttle.
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Inspection revealed the linkage between the power lever and the condition lever on the fuel control unit was corroded and the linkage jammed with residue.
At 200 feet the pilot experienced a "series of power fluctuations," which caused the aircraft to descend as the pilot "engaged the emergency power lever."
* Wilkinson Sword Power Lever grass and hedge shears.
The engines are full FADEC, so startup and operation is largely pushing a button or moving a power lever to command the system.
Removal of original fuel system components including, but not limited to, fuel control unit, HP fuel pump, hydraulic power pack and actuator for power lever;
The power lever is placed greater than 63.8 degrees PLA.
The new cockpit configuration has been tested, as well as the control stick and power lever. Other testing included the radio (COM1, COM2), navigation (TACAN/DME, VOR/ILS/MKR) and flight instruments (AHRS, ISFD), as well as the Integrated Avionics System system in basic and advanced pilot-navigation functions.
After the aircraft was brought down to the hangar bay for maintenance, our mechanics found that a bolt on the starboard engine power lever coordinator had come off.
Seconds after Ahern hit the power lever, TV3 burst onto the television screens of thousands of curious Irish viewers.
Crew lost control of power settings due to separation of engine control rod end from power lever. Cause of separation was failure of cotter pin retaining clevis pin between cable end and power lever.
He set the power lever to idle to reduce the temperature.