The digital Static Balance Tool is a one man
operated system. It allows even a CH47 blade to be handled by a
single person by using a dolly assembly provided. It is now been
approved for use on ALL US Army helicopter types.
The blade carriage assembly is approx 20ft long and breaks down
into two segments allowing ease of transportability. There is no
other support structure or infrastructure required. It is a fully
self contained balancing tool. It can be simply assembled on the
hanger floor and balancing commenced. Self contained load cells
and computer, weigh the blade, calculate, display and print out
the solution. Since the ideal CofG for any helicopter blade is a
pure mathematical result of mass and moment arm, the individual
blade CofG is compared with the stored OEM ideal mathematical CofG.
The error is calculated and the adjustment to the span CofG tip
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