PROPELLERS & FAA FINAL TESTING
Propellers consist of the theory of operation and nomenclature. Propeller controls and instrumentation. Fixed pitch, controllable pitch, constant speed, and feathering propellers. Governors, anti-ice, phasing, and synchronization systems. Inspection, maintenance, and repairs to propellers and related systems. Familiarization of unducted fan engines. Included at the end of the course, 6 hours devoted to preparation for FAA certification examinations. FAA written examinations are accomplished at an FAA Designated Written Examination Center. After successful completion of written examinations, students must pass an Oral and Practical Examination administered by an FAA Designated Mechanics Examiner (DME). Students are charged a fee for these examinations administered by FAA designated examiners and centers. Note: Fees for theses examinations are not included in the college tuition or lab fees systems.