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121

Configuration of cable

1x19 non flexible

122

Configuration of cable

7x7 flexible

123

Configuration of cable

7x19 flexible

124

Name this device and what it's used for

Tensiometer, used to measure tension of aircraft control cables 

125

Control cables are terminated with

swaged terminals

126

To ensure that a terminal is properly swaged, the AMT must use

a go/no go gauge

127

Nicopress oval sleeves are made out of

Copper 

128

Nicopress sleeves are wrapped around an

AN100 thimble

129

How much of the cable must be protruding from a nicipress oval sleeve prior to squeezing it

1/16"

130

Identify

Nicopress Sleeve

131

What device allows the tension of a control cable to be adjusted

Turnbuckle

132

2 crimping sequences for a Nicopress sleve

1. Middle first, one end second, one end thrid

2. End first, middle second, one end third

133

Thread directions of the two ends of a turn buckle

one is right hand threads, the other is left hand threads

134

How will the AMT inspect the control cable for any damaged strands?

Run a cloth over the wire to and check for any snags

135

the 2 conditions for replaing felxibible and non felxible control cables

1. When the wires appear to blend together

2. When 50% of the outter wires are worn

136

Identify the two types of bolts

1. Machine Bolt

2. Stud-bolt

137

The safetying method most preferred for safetying turnbuckles

double wrapping

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