Accession Number : AD0163713

Title :   Rotating Mirror.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Bohn,Jacob Lloyd ; Nadig,Francis H. ; Korneff,Theodore

Report Date : 26 JUN 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : The invention relates generally to mirrors and more particularly to a structure and method for manufacturing rotary mirrors suitable for use in high speed photography. The patent describes a rotatable mirror comprising a lightweight, high strength prismatic shaped blank having a central axis through its polygonal ends for rotation of said blank, and a glass mirror secured to each parallelogram of said blank, each of said glass mirrors having cylindrical curvatures forming plano-concave mirror sections lying in the direction of the axis of said blank.

Descriptors :   (*MIRRORS, *PATENTS), CAMERA COMPONENTS + ACCESSORIES, ROTATING MIRROR CAMERAS, HIGH SPEED PHOTOGRAPHY, MANUFACTURING

Subject Categories : Photography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE