Helicopter Rotor

By Xah Lee. Date: .

if you into mechanical engineering, the helicopter rotor must be the most fascinating thing. note, each blade can tilt independently, coherently to position, while spinning at 8 turns per sec. you thought rubik cube is ingenuous.

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helicopter rotor h476g

helicopter rotor. that disk at bottom and the verticle bar is so that it can tilt the pitch of the blade at exact pitch in every position of the blade as it turns

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helicopter rotor b4hdc
Sikorsky S-92 rotor P1230176 8fn93
Sikorsky S-92 rotor P1230176 8fn93 image source
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helicopter rotor vbkdd
S-61 Sea King Rotor Head Animation
Karel Kinable
Published on Oct 28, 2008

this, you buy. real rotor. (not fixed pitch) powered by battery. i've seen gas powered ones with much complex rotor

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amazon

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