REMOVE TIEDOWN RECEIVER
Airframe Repairers Tool Kit, NSN 5180-00-323-4876
Tiedown Receiver Tool (T25)
Electric Heater, Gun-Type
Aluminum Chisel (APP D)
Temperature Indicating Strips (E413)
Aircraft Structural Repairer
Off Helicopter Task
Do not heat blade over 160ºF (71ºC).
Fiberglass can be damaged.
Procedure is same to remove the
tiedown receiver from any rotary-wing
blade. There is one tiedown receiver
on the underside of each blade.
Heat area around tiedown receiver (1) to 140º
- 160ºF (60º - 71ºC) to soften adhesive. Use
gun-type electric heater. Use temperature
indicating strips (E413) to monitor temperature.
Remove sealant from around receiver (1). Use