The assembly consists of a rotating swashplate,
connected to the rotary-wing hub by the rotating
scissors and adjustable pitch control rods. The
The swashplate assembly, shown in figure 10-9,
assembly also has a stationary swashplate, which
sends movement of the flight controls to the
connects to the main gearbox by the stationary
rotary-wing blades. A ball ring and socket allows the
scissors and the primary servo cylinders.
swashplate to tilt off of its horizontal plane and move
swashplate assembly is bolted together in a way that
on its vertical axis.
permits the rotating swashplate to rotate within the
Figure 10-9.Swashplatecross-sectional and installed view.