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DC generators
technical 29 October 2021
  DC generators A simple DC motor consists of a very similar arrangement to that of the DC generator that we met earlier. magnetic field. Al...
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AC torque synchro
technical 28 October 2021
AC torque synchro The AC torque synchro also consists of a transmitter and receiver. These are similar in form; stator and rotor  windings. ...
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  Practical aircraft generating  systems
technical 28 October 2021
  Practical aircraft generating  systems Generators are a primary source of power in an aircraft and can either produce direct or alternat...
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 Inverters
technical 26 October 2021
  Inverters Inverters are used to convert direct current into alternating current. The input is typically from the battery; the output can...
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 Strain transducers
technical 23 October 2021
  Strain transducers Strain is defined as the deformation of a material caused by the action of stress . Defi ned as force per unit area, ...
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 A simple AC generator
technical 23 October 2021
  A simple AC generator Being able to generate a voltage by moving a conductor through a magnetic field is extremely useful as it provides u...
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 Battery locations
technical 22 October 2021
  Battery locations An aircraft is fitted with one or two main batteries depending on its size and role. The battery is located as close as ...
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Bourdon tube
technical 17 October 2021
Bourdon tube The Bourdon tube was invented by Eugène Bourdon (1808–84), a French watchmaker and engineer. The pressure-sensing element is a ...
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 Temperature transducers
technical 15 October 2021
  Temperature transducers Aircraft use a variety of temperature transducers, or  sensing devices, ranging from the simple bi-metallic  strip...
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 Micro-switches
technical 15 October 2021
  Micro-switches These are used to sense if a device has moved or has reached its limit of travel, e.g. flap drive or undercarriage mechanis...
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AC motors
technical 13 October 2021
  AC motors AC motors offer signifi cant advantages over their DC counterparts. AC motors can, in most cases, duplicate the operation of DC ...
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 Storage cells
technical 11 October 2021
  Storage cells The basic function of any electrical cell is the conversion of chemical energy into electrical energy. The cells can be co...
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technical 10 October 2021
  The  toggle switch   is a very basic device that illustrates its internal schematic and external features. Operating the lever/arm opens a...
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Polarized relays
technical 09 October 2021
  Polarized relays These are used in control circuits with very low voltages or currents; the relay is extremely sensitive and can respond t...
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 Proximity switch electronic unit
technical 06 October 2021
  Proximity switch electronic unit Some aircraft are installed with a proximity switch electronic unit (PSEU). This unit receives the positi...
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Regulators
technical 04 October 2021
Regulators We know from basic theory that a generator’s output  will vary depending on the input shaft speed. A  means of regulating the gen...
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technical 02 October 2021
  Relay configurations The simplest relay has two contact surfaces that provide a link between circuits; these links are referred to as po...
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Turnbuckles
technical 01 October 2021
Turnbuckles A turnbuckle assembly is a mechanical screw device consisting of two threaded terminals and a threaded barrel. Turnbuckles are...
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How to Remove Damage screw❗️
technical 15 September 2021
  How to Remove Damage screw ❗ ️ 1.Penetrating Fluids, The first line of offense in removing  seized fasteners —before you damage them compl...
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 Convection and Impingement Cooling/Strut Insert Design
technical 13 September 2021
  Convection and Impingement Cooling/Strut Insert Design The strut insert design has a mid chord section that is convection-cooled through h...
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