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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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: Monograph (Project Report)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Aileron control cable, Contact wear, Thinning, Tensile failure
Subjects: CHEMISTRY AND MATERIALS > Chemistry and Materials (General)
Depositing User: Ms Indrani V
Date Deposited: 25 Jul 2012 06:26
Last Modified: 25 Jul 2012 06:26

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