NPFC - MIL-W-83420
WIRE ROPE, FLEXIBLE, FOR AIRCRAFT CONTROL, GENERAL SPECIFICATION FOR
|Publication Date:||7 September 1973|
This specification covers the requirements for carbon steel and corrosion-resistant steel wire rope used in aircraft flight controls, The wire rope, bare or nylon-jacketed, shall be capable of operation within temperature range of-65ºF to 250°F, in wind, in dust, in fuel and oil spills, in wash-down and other environmental streasns an aircraft experiences.
The wire rope covered by this specification is intended for use in aircraft systems applications where high resistance is needed aganist corrosion, abrasion, and fatigue wear.