propeller blade pitch

propeller blade pitch

The distance a propeller will advance if there is no slip. See blade pitch angle.
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For landing, the changeover of the propeller blade pitch can take up to five minutes, so you need to be mindful of it in case of a go-around.
When the governor senses propeller blade pitch should be increased as in Figure 1, it forces high-pressure oil into the hub, filling the piston's cavity.
Nowadays, propeller blade pitch adjustment occurs through either the action of an electric or hydraulic control unit integrated within the propeller hub.