Max Q wrote:N1 sync is pretty common, we had it on the MD80.
In cruise only you would manually sync the N1's than turn on the sync and it would
(supposedly) keep the fan speed synchronized, some worked, some didn't.
If it did, it made for a far more peaceful rear cabin.
mmo wrote:TRENT1000TEN wrote:GalaxyFlyer wrote:That's it--the engines, both of them, are sync'd on N1
But doesn't autothrottle/autothrust already sync N1s for N1 engines?
AA737-823 wrote:...Then how on Earth does Autothrottle work... Best guess? Throw in some fuel and assume it's making the right fan speed?
...Then how on Earth does Autothrottle work... Best guess? Throw in some fuel and assume it's making the right fan speed?
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