Failure of Aileron Control Cable in Ajeet Aircraft MK-E-2015

Radhakrishnan, S and Krishnan, RV and Raghuram, AC and Venkataswamy, MA and Ramachandran, V Failure of Aileron Control Cable in Ajeet Aircraft MK-E-2015. Project Report. National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore.

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    Abstract

    The Aileron control cable of an Ajeet aircraft was found snapped . On ootical and scanning electron microscopic examination, it was found that the majority of the strands of the cable had thinned due to excessive contact wear with a oulley and subsequently failed in tension .

    Item Type: Proj.Doc/Technical Report (Project Report)
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Aileron control cable, Contact wear, Thinning, Tensile failure
    Subjects: CHEMISTRY AND MATERIALS > Chemistry and Materials (General)
    Division/Department: Materials Science Division , Materials Science Division, Materials Science Division, Materials Science Division, Materials Science Division
    Depositing User: Ms Indrani V
    Date Deposited: 25 Jul 2012 11:56
    Last Modified: 25 Jul 2012 11:56
    URI: http://nal-ir.nal.res.in/id/eprint/10622

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