Accession Number : AD0164056

Title :   Apparatus for Measuring Tension in a Running Line of Magnetic Material.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Soulant,Herman A.

Report Date : 03 MAR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent describes a device for measuring tension in a magnetically conductive member which provides for generation of a magnetic field around the member and a pickup magnetically coupled to the member. The output of the pickup is directly proportional to the tension in the member coupling the magnetic field to the pickup.

Descriptors :   (*TEST EQUIPMENT, STRESSES), (*PATENTS, TEST EQUIPMENT), MECHANICAL CABLES, TENSILE PROPERTIES, MAGNETIC FIELDS, NONDESTRUCTIVE TESTING

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE