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FUEL-QUANTITY INDICATORSThere are various fuel-quantity-indicating systems used in aircraft. They range from simple mechanical, direct-indicating systems used with light aircraft to large electronic systems used with transport aircraft. Each has its own specific characteristics, of which the technician should be aware.
Mechanical Quantity Indicators Float-type and direct-reading gauges have been used on many light aircraft since the time that the first fuel gauge was installed. These gauges have many variations, depending upon the location of the fuel tanks. The inverted float gauge is used on aircraft equipped with the g…
Michael J. Kroes; Ronald Sterkenburg: Aircraft Maintenance & Repair, Seventh Edition. FUEL-QUANTITY INDICATORS, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export