trim tab


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trim tab

n
1. (Aeronautics) a small control surface attached to the trailing edge of a main control surface to enable the pilot to trim an aircraft
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Examination revealed the elevator trim tab was deflected approximately 24 degrees up (airplane nose-down), while the cockpit trim indicator depicted a nose-up trim condition.
YMSC) marine outboard motor unit has acquired Florida, US-based adjustable trim tab manufacturer Bennett Marine, Inc.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 19, 2017-Yamaha Acquires Adjustable Trim Tab Creator Bennett Marine
The aerodynamic device investigated is an aerodynamic trim tab concept.
It was noticed that the left aileron ground-adjustable trim tab was intentionally bent to nearly maximum deflection, and an extra ground-adjustable trim tab had been installed on the right aileron (it, too, had been bent to nearly maximum deflection).
Mr Woodward said: "Work is progressing well to repair the damage to the trim tab and water jet steering gear, and I thought it might be of interest to share some photographs of the scale of the damage.
We inadvertently bent a trim tab on the main rotor blade.
From my observations as a daily newspaper reporter at Newport for several weeks before the Challenge Match, it was clear that Alan Bond had a potential Cup winner in Australia II, with Ben Lexcen not only creating the then-secret winged keeled, but also a beautiful underwater shape, keel, rudder and trim tab.
A physical trim tab failure was discovered post flight
He said it looked as though a piece of the plane's tail, called a trim tab, had fallen off, causing the fighter's sudden climb.
All Z-class Tige boats come standard with the Taps2 wakeplate, which is a large, single Bennett trim tab.
In the meantime, Aridi said that the trim tab part of the plane's rear would be delivered to NTSB for mechanical analysis with the help of engineers dispatched by Ethiopian Airlines.