tilt block

tilt block

[′tilt ‚bläk]
(geology)
A tilted fault block.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The flange of the rotor blade is mounted on the tilt block while the tip of the rotor blade projects upwards at a slight angle.
As the tilt block is rotated and the tip of the blade begins to move upward, the rotor blade bends as its upward movement is counteracted by the loading cables pulling downwards.