ROTARY-WING BLADE LIGHTNING STRIKE INSPECTION
All hardware to be replaced in the
exact reverse order as removed.
Remove tip cover (6) and visually inspect
(Task 5-73). Remove tip hardware from aft
weight fitting and visually inspect tubes (7)
(Task 5-82.4). If any damage was noted on
tip cover, remove tip hardware from forward
weight fitting and visually inspect tubes (Task
Visually inspect pitch housings (2) for
arc burns in the areas of lightning cable
connection (3) (both ends). Use a magnifying
glass of at least 10 power magnification.
END OF TASK