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User currently offlineNotar From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 8 months 2 weeks 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 1539 times:

What is that middle control sticking out for?

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User currently offlineLY744 From Canada, joined Feb 2001, 5536 posts, RR: 9
Reply 1, posted (13 years 8 months 2 weeks 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 1429 times:

I see that no one has replied, so I'll take a shot at it...

Could it have something to do with the rescue winch of the helicopter? Or maybe it controls the movement of the FLIR camera/spotlight?



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User currently offline2912n From United States of America, joined Oct 2001, 2013 posts, RR: 7
Reply 2, posted (13 years 8 months 2 weeks 1 day 7 hours ago) and read 1424 times:

I would go with the flir control. The winch would be controlled by crew in the back. The FLIR we have on our helicopters has a different control, but...If it is flir which screen do they use to watch it? Does it come up on the cockpit CRT?

User currently offlineNotar From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (13 years 8 months 1 week 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 1391 times:

Oh I was only thinking of flying stuff, I do not know why I didnt think of that. Now it could be any type of control


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