True Blue Lithium-Ion Battery

True Blue Lithium-Ion Battery

Increased performance, lower costs

The True Blue TB44 Advanced Lithium-ion Battery uses the most sophisticated lithium-ion chemistry available, providing aviators with the unmatched advantage of faster starts, increased power, reduced weight, extended useful life, and lower direct operating costs.

Coming Soon for King Air 200

Upgrades Available For

  • Caravan
  • Grand Caravan
  • King Air 350/350ER

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UPGRADE BENEFITS


  • Higher voltage during engine start leading to less wear, less maintenance, and increased useful life
  • Faster engine starts – 7 starts in 7 minutes – and only 15 minutes for a complete recharge when the battery is fully discharged on a typical aircraft.
  • Superior high and low temperature performance (-40°C/-40°F to +70°C/158°F)
  • Delivers 3x the energy per kilogram when compared to lead-acid and nickel-cadmium cells
  • Protection against overcharge, over-discharge, over-current, short circuit, over-temperature, and under-temperature
  • Reduced maintenance costs
  • 8-year average useful life
  • Increased useful load between 29 and 32 lbs.

TECHNOLOGY


  • Capacity: 46 amp-hour battery nominal at 23°C (73.4°F)
  • Weight: 51.7 lbs. (up to 38% lighter than lead-acid and NiCad alternatives)
  • Advanced NanoPhosphate® lithium-ion cell chemistry from A123 Systems, LLC – offering 3 times the energy per kilogram, resulting in a battery that is 40% lighter than lead-acid or nickel-cadmium alternatives
  • Built-in automatic internal heater
  • Communication: ARINC 429 data to the cockpit
  • Maintenance: 2-year maintenance interval; offers 50-90% savings on maintenance costs
  • Warranty: 2-year limited

BOOST YOUR AIRCRAFT’S PERFORMANCE

Contact us today to learn how the True Blue Lithium-Ion Battery saves money while boosting aircraft performance, reliability, and income earning potential.

Blackhawk 325-Amp Starter Generator

Blackhawk 325-Amp Starter Generator

Faster, cooler engine starts

The Blackhawk 325-Amp Starter Generator delivers faster and cooler engine start performance for Cessna Caravan and Grand Caravan and 325 amps of continuous power for the aircraft and specific payloads. A replacement for the factory 200-amp starter, this technology makes no change to aircraft operating limitations, from ground to service ceiling.

Upgrades Available For

  • Caravan
  • Grand Caravan
  • King Air 350/350ER

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UPGRADE BENEFITS


  • Starts the engine in significantly less time
  • Drastically lowers starting temperature
  • Lowers average peak start temperature, preserving the hot section
  • 1,500-hour “No Touch” TBO

TECHNOLOGY


  • 28-volt, 325-amps – both a starter and a generator
  • Engine-driven and air cooled with an integral fan and ram air
  • Speed sensing switch provides over-speed protection and automatic shutoff
  • Mounted atop the accessory case

BOOST YOUR AIRCRAFT’S PERFORMANCE

Contact us today to learn how Blackhawk 325-AMP Starter Generator adds to your overall aircraft performance potential.

Blackhawk Hawkeye Smart Gauges

Blackhawk Hawkeye SMart Gauges

Clear Digital Data

Blackhawk’s Hawkeye digital smart gauges bring modern advancements to legacy aircraft. For strong human factors support, the gauges emulate analog readouts with digital accuracy, clearly displaying accurate information without expensive panel modifications.

Upgrades Available For

  • Caravan
  • Cheyenne I, II, IIXL
  • Conquest I
  • Grand Caravan
  • King Air 200
  • King Air 90

UPGRADE BENEFITS


  • Intelligent, information-rich engine monitoring system
  • Increased accuracy over analog
  • Visual display of exceedances
  • Digital display that emulates familiar two-inch analog gauges for human factors
  • Gauges fit in analog positions; no panel modifications required

TECHNOLOGY


  • Microprocessor signal processing and digital display technology
  • Superior lighting with LED backlight
  • Sensor to automatically adjust to lighting conditions – no post lighting
  • Anti-glare, airtight, no-fog glass

ACCURATE ENGINE INFORMATION

Contact us today to learn how Blackhawk Hawkeye digital smart gauges help support your engine upgrade.