Revolutions Per Minute (RPM) Indicator

Display measurements for engine revolutions per minute (RPM) in percentage of RPM


Flight Instruments


The RPM Indicator block displays measurements for engine revolutions per minute in percentage of RPM.

The range of values for RPM goes from 0 to 110%. Minor ticks represent increments of 5% RPM and major ticks represent increments of 10% RPM.



Select a 1-element signal to connect to the block.

To view the data from a signal, select a signal in the model. The signal appears in the Connection table. Select the option button next to the signal you want to display. Click Apply to connect the signal.

The table has a row for the signal connected to the block. If there are no signals selected in the model, or the block is not connected to any signals, the table is empty.

Scale Colors

Specify ranges of color bands on the outside of the scale. Specify the minimum and maximum color range to display on the gauge.


Name of connected signal.

  • Top

    Show label at the top of the block.

  • Bottom

    Show label at the bottom of the block.

  • Hide

    Do not show the label or instructional text when the block is not connected.

Introduced in R2016a

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