Shop FUTEK
CALL US TODAY
+1 (949) 465-0900
Applications ► Load Cell ► Helicopter Pedal Force Testing
 
    By Sensor Type
  • Load Cells
  • Torque Sensors
  • Pressure Sensors
  • Multi-Axis Sensors
    By Industry Type
  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Agricultural
  • Automation
  • Automotive
  • Manufacturing
  • Material & Endurance Testing
  • Medical & Pharmaceutical
  • Product Development & OEM
  • Robotic & System Integrators
    
Application 108

Helicopter Pedal Force Testing

  |  
Application Summary
Anti-torque pedals control both the direction and yaw of a helicopter in flight. Utilizing pedal force sensors allow engineers to audit the precision of these controls.
Products in Use
Pedal Force Sensor (LAU Series) paired with Instrumentation (IPM650, IHH500, USB Solutions, or IAA Series Amplifier). View Product Details
Load Cell - Helicopter Pedal Force Testing
How it Works
  1. Flight safety protocols often require rigorous reliability testing. Therefore, quality assurance engineers conduct audits on the anti-torque pedals of each helicopter.
  2. Utilizing FUTEK's pedal force sensors, these quality assurance engineers can measure the force required to operate each anti-torque pedal as it directs and propels the helicopter through flight.
  3. These force measures can be read upon a digital display, such as FUTEK's IPM650 Panel Meter or IHH500 Handheld Display, or streamed to a PC utilizing FUTEK's USB Solutions.
  4. Once streamed to a PC, that data can then be monitored by FUTEK's SENSIT Test and Measurement Software. SENSIT can monitor up to 16 channels of measurement readings, as well as live graph and data log.
All FUTEK application illustrations are strictly conceptual. Please contact us with questions.
Load Cell - LAU Series - Pedal Force Sensors
LAU Series
Pedal Force Sensors
Load Cell - IAA Series - Strain Gauge Amplifier
IAA Series
Strain Gauge Amplifier
Load Cell - USB Solutions - External USB Output Kit
USB Solutions
External USB Output Kit
Load Cell - IHH500 - Intelligent Digital Hand Held Display
IHH500
Intelligent Digital Hand Held Display
Load Cell - IPM650 - Intelligent Panel Mount
IPM650
Intelligent Panel Mount
Load Cell - SOFTWARE - SENSIT™ Test and Measurement
SOFTWARE
SENSIT™ Test and Measurement
Subscribe to our e-newsletter!
10 Thomas, Irvine, CA 92618 USA
Tel: (949) 465-0900
Fax: (949) 465-0905


©1998-2016 FUTEK Advanced Sensor Technology, Inc. All rights reserved.

All other trademarks, service marks and logos used in this website are the property of their respective owners.