Propeller Bolt Retention Issues/Experiments

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Belleville Washer Tests:

Characterize Belleville Washer Force-Deflection Curves, Propeller Hub Compression, Bolt Torque relationships
Fly with four Standard Configuration Bolts, two Belleville Washer Bolts
Fly with two Standard Configuration Bolts, four Belleville Washer Bolts
Fly with six Belleville Washer Bolts


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Last updated: April 15, 2007