Re: 757 engine (fan?) noise during freewheel

From:         Jon Ward <>
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Date:         04 Oct 95 22:52:25 
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  "Keith Barr" writes:
> Centrifugal force holds the blades in the proper position when the engine is
> running.

Hmmm, correct me if I am wrong, but I am _sure_ that there is no thing as
centrifugal force. There is a combination of centripetal acceleration and
tangental velocity in circular motion, which is what I assume holds the fan
blades in place.

Jon Ward
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