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  • Laser Drilling is a Key Process for Refurbishing Turbine-Engine Components
    Lasers make old holes new again The airline industry might be in the dumps. But the turbine-engine repair and refurbishing business continues to grow, thanks to the sheer number of ground-based and aerospace turbines currently in operation and in need of regular maintenance. One leading aircraft
  • Standardization in Coating Evaluation: A Universal System for Repair Coatings (.pdf)
    With the many Original Equipment Manufacturer's (OEM's) criteria for evaluation of thermal spray materials, laboratories are forced to have multiple criteria/systems to test and analyze coatings. As airlines/repair shops are moving towards overhaul of more variable engine types/models
  • Aircraft MRO at KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
    Discusses how KLM utilizes world-class surface treatment technology manufactured by Progressive Surface for aircraft engine overhaul, maintenance, and repair. This article first appeared in the Spring 2008 issue of The Shot Peener.
  • Holiday Rambler
    in a costly repair. This is why you should rely on shore power, the generator or solar panels to supply a charge to the RV house batteries. A bulk amount of current is withdrawn from the chassis battery when the RV engine is started. The remaining charge left in the chassis battery will depend
  • The Use of Thermal Imagery in Locating Stress Fractures in Yachts
    the port and starboard torque boxes in the engine room of a 43-foot yacht. Not only was the discovery of the cracks important, but also the depths of the cracks was critical in assessing the seaworthiness of the vessel. The information allows the repair facility to give a more comprehensive and accurate
  • The saber saw as a tool for automobile maintenance
    it has become legendary. Perhaps the worst example is the case where spark plugs in one model could be replaced only if the engine was unbolted from its mounts and raised away from the frame. In another case, the shop manual for a car said that to repair the heater, an access hole had to be cut
  • Don't want counterfeit ball bearings? Know your supplier
    as either the exact part from an approved manufacturer or an equivalent. For example, one report suggests counterfeit versions of reputable bearing brands are readily available and overrunning the engine-bearings market in Nigeria, Africa. A dozen raids conducted over the course of a single week last
  • Introduction Of Residual Stresses To Enhance Fatigue Performance In The Initial Design (.pdf)
    High cycle fatigue (HCF) performance of turbine engine. components has been known for decades to benefit from. compressive surface residual stresses introduced through shot. peening. However, credit for the fatigue benefits of shot. peening has not been taken into account in the design

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