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The positions of the instruments in the power plant group are arranged so that those relating to each power plant correspond to the power plant positions as seen in plan view. 20 that by scanning a row of instruments a pilot or engineer can easily compare the readings of a given parameter, and by scanning a column of instruments can assess the overall performance pattern of a particular power plant. Another advantage of this grouping method is that all the instruments for one power plant are more easily associated with the controls for that power plant.

RATE OF CLIMB. 4' inside or outside the scale base; the latter method is preferable since the numbers are not covered by the pointer during its travel over the scale. The distance between the centres of the marks indicating the minimum and maximum values of the chosen range of measurement, and measured along the scale base, is called the scale length. Governing factors in the choice of scale length for a particular range are the size of the instrument, the accuracy with which it needs to be read, and the conditions under which it is to be observed.

Border lines are usually painted on the panel around the flight instrument groups. These are referred to as 'mental focus lines', their purpose being to assist pilots in focusing their attention on and mentally recording the position of instruments within the groups. Power-Plant Instruments The specific grouping of instruments required for the operation of power plants is governed primarily by the type of power plant, the size of the aircraft and therefore the space available. In a singleengined aircraft, this does not present much of a problem since the small number of instruments may flank the pilot's flight instruments thus keeping them within a small 'scanning range'.

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