Force Balance Mechanism

Technical Information

Catalogue No: C0099
Category: Flight Control
Object Type: Actuator
Object Name: Force Balance Mechanism
Part No: None
Serial No: EX169
Manufacturer: Elliott Bros
Division: Unknown
Platform(s): Lightning 
Year of Manufacture: 1960
Dimensions:
Width (mm):
70 
Height (mm):
50 
Depth (mm):
70 
Weight (g):
276 
Location: Archive Object Store
Inscription(s):

Type
Ser. EX169
Mod.

Notes:

Marconi Collection Ref: 2015

Circular alloy base 67mm diameter with four fixing feet protruding. Unit surmounted by perspex/plastic cylindrical lid 69mm diameter; total length 49mm. Visible components are a solenoid within a circular armature.

It has a strong resemblance to the mechanism in the related item.

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