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Low Pressure Strut Service Tool

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Low Pressure Strut Service Tool Key Information

  • Pressure Range: 0-800 psi
  • Item Part Number: SIC800-001

Low pressure strut & accumulator service tool



Low Pressure Strut Service Tool Overview

Newbow Aerospace is renowned as the global aviation market leader for its wide range of aircraft pressure setting and inflation equipment.

Each aircraft strut service tool is individually calibrated by competent Newbow Aerospace engineers using UKAS certified equipment.

The 100mm diameter bourdon tube gauge is calibrated to an accurate tolerance of +/- 1% at reading, allowing for optimum aircraft strut and accumulator inflation pressure settings to always be achieved.

Unlike many common strut inflation tools, the Newbow Aerospace equipment does not consist of a gauge pointer back stop or stop pin at the zero zone. With the back stop or stop pin not present, the gauge pointer can freely rest within the zero zone when not in use, instantly indicating to the operator that the pressure gauge remains within its certified tolerance.

Consisting of a shatter proof Perspex lens and protective rubber cover, the Newbow Aerospace strut service tool is very robust and reliable.

The aircraft strut and accumulator service tool features a two-metre length high pressure hose to allow adequate operator safety during high pressure inflation procedures. The threaded strut valve connection consists of an open / close valve pin which allows full isolation at the aircraft fill valve.

The gas inlet port consists of a non-return valve and hand operated isolation valve offering optimum strut and accumulator inflation pressures to be achieved. Once the inflation task is complete, or should the operator slightly over inflate the aircraft strut , the integrated exhaust port can be manually opened to vent excess line gas.

Technical Specifications

  • EN837-1 compliant
  • Calibrated with UKAS certified deadweight tester
  • Calibrated accuracy +/-1% at reading
  • Single scale dial (PSI)
  • 800 psi working pressure
  • 100mm diameter bourdon tube gauge
  • Shatter proof lens
  • Protective rubber cover
  • Pre use accuracy check
  • Inflation & vent operation
  • Certified
  • Released with 12 Months calibration period
  • Serviceable
  • Fully traceable
  • Accurate, reliable and robust

Options

  • This unit can be offered with a ‘night glow’ dial face which automatically illuminates the dial during dark environments.
  • Customer specific inflation hose lengths can be offered

Aircraft Types and OEMs

AdamGeneral DynamicsBritten Norman
Aermacchi (Alenia Aeronautica)GrobCessna
AerospatialeGulfstreamDaher-Socata
Agusta WestlandHawker BeechcraftDassault
AirbusHondaJetDiamond Aircraft
Airbus Helicopter IAIEclipse
ATRLockheedEmbraer
BAeMcDonnell DouglasEurofighter
BellMitsubishiFairchild/Dornier
BoeingMooneyFokker
Boeing RotorcraftNihonGeneral Atomics
Bombardier NomadDiamond Aircraft
Britten NormanNorthropEclipse
CessnaPiaggioEmbraer
Daher-SocataPilatusEurofighter
DassaultPiperFairchild/Dornier
Diamond AircraftPZL MielecFokker
EclipseRussian HelicopterGeneral Atomics
EmbraerSaabSikorsky
EurofighterSabrelinerSino Swearingen
Fairchild/DornierShortsSukhoi

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