11.263. TAIL ROTOR SWASHPLATE CONTROL BELLCRANK REMOVAL
This task covers:
Removal. Cleaning. Inspection. Repair.
11.263.2. Initial Setup
Aircraft mechanics tool kit (item 376, App H)
Adhesive (item 3A, App F).
Cloth (item 52, App F)
Methyl ethyl ketone (item 124, App F)
Pad (item 130, App F).
Attack Helicopter Repairer
Attack Helicopter Repairer/Technical
Tail rotor electrical leads removed, as re-
FLIGHT SAFETY PART
The tail rotor swashplate control bellcrank assembly is a flight safety part. Failure to follow
maintenance instructions may result in serious injury or death of crewmembers and/or
serious damage to the helicopter.
Heat treated condition of the tail rotor swashplate control bellcrank assembly is critical. This
part must be protected from unscheduled heating and external impact during inspection and
To prevent injury, maintenance personnel shall be warned before moving controls. If injury
occurs, seek medical aid.
To prevent damage to flight control system components, do not use force if binding or roughness
occurs while moving controls with hydraulic power.
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