The ACES Systems TraX is a state-of-the-art, semi-permanently mounted optical camera that automates the task of obtaining accurate blade track data.
Requires nothing be added to the blades (no tip targets)
No aiming required during ﬂight
Fast measurement time (Approximately 4 seconds for 25 rotations)
Quick and easy mounting without hardware
Reports track differences down to 0.1”
Reports lead/lag differences down to 0.1”
The instrument provides tip path measurements without the use of tip targets or stroboscopic lights. If the aircraft has tip targets installed, you are not required to remove them in order to utilize the ACES TraX.
Key components of the ACES TraX include a rugged black ABS plastic body with an integrated cable and adjustable mount assembly with an integral suction cup.
Requires no tip targets to the main rotor
No aiming is required during flight
Fast measurements (~ 4 seconds per 25 rotations)
Simple mounting, no hardware
Dual sensors measure blade pass timing to determine track
Designed for all shapes and blade colors
Automatically adjusts to differently-aged blades
Measures up to 6 blades on almost any airframe
13” x 13” x 4”
10.6 ounces (300 grams)
Power, Tach, Ready
Operating Temperature: -20° to 185°F (-29° to 85°C)
*This list is for general reference only and may not be entirely acurate for all aircraft. Please confirm all equipment meets the requirements of your aircraft with the owners/maintenance manuals prior to purchasing or using with your aircraft.