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The slope of a roof, sidewalk, or other surface. The Americans with Disabilities Act has specific requirements for the pitch of access ramps leading to building entrances.
Example: Figure A has a 1:12 pitch because the slope rises 1 foot for every 12 feet of distance. Figure B has a 1:6 pitch.
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AeroVironment's contributions to the HAA program also include the propulsion motor control electronics, propellers, and propeller pitch
Changing the propeller pitch
from cruise position to low-rpm windmilling can reduce descent rate by almost half.
The main gas-turbine control system modulates either fuel or propeller pitch
in response to a command from the propulsion lever on the bridge.