- The time taken by a turbine in a gas turbine engine to come to a complete halt after the engine has been switched off. It is one of the indicators of the state of health of an aircraft engine. Also called spool-down time.
Aviation dictionary. 2014.
Look at other dictionaries:
Time Out of Mind — This article is about the Bob Dylan album. For other uses, see Time Out of Mind (disambiguation). Time Out of Mind Studio album by Bob Dylan … Wikipedia
Introspection Rundown — The Introspection Rundown is a controversial Church of Scientology procedure that is intended to handle a psychotic episode or complete mental breakdown. Introspection is defined for the purpose of this rundown as a condition where the person is… … Wikipedia
Purification Rundown — The Purification Rundown is a controversial detoxification program developed by Scientology s founder L. Ron Hubbard and used by the Church of Scientology as an introductory service. [cite web url=http://www.whatisscientology.org/html/Part02/Chp06… … Wikipedia
Integrating ADC — An integrating ADC is a type of analog to digital converter that converts an unknown input voltage into a digital representation through the use of an integrator. In its most basic implementation, the unknown input voltage is applied to the input … Wikipedia
Perpetual motion — For other uses, see Perpetual motion (disambiguation). Robert Fludd s 1618 water screw perpetual motion machine from a 1660 wood engraving. This device is widely credited as the first recorded attempt to describe such a device in order to produce … Wikipedia
coast down check — The time taken by a turbine engine to come to full stop from idle speed after fuel shut off. This time is compared with the specified time to determine the condition of the engine. Also called rundown time … Aviation dictionary
Eric the Midget — Born March 11, 1975 (1975 03 11) (age 36) Rodeo, California Website myspace.com/erictheactorlynch www.jfsc.tv … Wikipedia
Howard Stern — Infobox Radio Presenter name = Howard Stern alias = The Howard; King of All Media imagesize = 150px caption = birthname = Howard Allan Stern birthdate = birth date and age|mf=yes|1954|01|12 birthplace = New York City deathdate = deathplace = show … Wikipedia
Scientology controversies — This poster was found at the University of Pittsburgh library during the Anonymous protests of February 2008. Critics of the Church of Scientology claim that the church is directly responsible for the death of Lisa McPherson. Since the Church of… … Wikipedia
The Howard Stern Show staff — Throughout its nearly 30 year run The Howard Stern Show has gone through a number of staff members and contributors. Contents 1 Current staff 1.1 In studio … Wikipedia