This equipment is realized to allow the movement for EH101 helicopter during the maintenance, after removal of front and rear landing gear.
The landing gear Dummy Kit, P/N 910-9 has been designed to allow the towing of the helicopter EH101 in case of emergency, after removal for maintenance of the main and nose landing gear. The landing gear Dummy Kit P/N 910-9 consists of three legs dummies (nose, main left, main right), configured exactly as the helicopter EH101 landing gear, except the hydraulic part which allows the retraction and the extension of flyable landing gear.
However, to allow dumping during emergency towing of the helicopter, the legs of the landing gear dummies are equipped with hydraulic piston, working with MIL-PRF-5606 hydraulic fluid.
To install and remove nose and main landing gear is necessary the following element as support:
Trolley for dummies handling (Navy Air base equipment, typical)
The kit is composed by:
1. Nitrogen recharging tool KT-910-9-01
2. Extractors kit P/N KT-910-9-02
3. Hydraulic fluid recharging hose assy P/N KT-910-9-03
4. Handling tool kit P/N 10-9A-014
Low pressure hydraulic pump, test stand, MIL-PRF-5606 (option)