FIL-OZ occupies around 400 square meters of working area and adequate number of propeller benches and stands large enough to accomodate seven different propellers simultaneously.
Our rooms are arranged to have a smooth work flow. We have NDT/NDI room, Final inspection room, Machining room, Cold rolling room, ECI and Comparator room, Shot peening & Blasting room, Sanding room and Painting room on the ground.
Blade Measuring room
Cleaning & Chemical Treatment section
Cleaning and chemical treatment such as Alodine are performed in this area.
Non Destructive Inspection/Test (NDI/NDT) room
Bench MPI equipment specifically mandated by the manufacturer to use in inspection of cracks.
Comparator & Eddy Current Inspection room
Cold Rolling room
Cold Rolling procedures is a mandatory procedure of Hartzell . All blade shanks must undergo cold rolling during overhaul.
Shot Peening & Blasting room
Complete set of shot peening and blasting equipment necessary for the proper overhaul of propellers.
Use to initially balance blades from 2 bladed to 5 bladed propeller.
Eric Western's office
Personal office of Eric Western.
Propeller Governor Overhauling room
Propeller Governor Equipment for overhaul and test of governors.