Accession Number : AD0164402

Title :   Method of Aligning Laser Beam by Rotation.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Becraft,Ardath M. ; Hammer,Clifford E.

Report Date : 27 FEB 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The patent describes a boresight alignment instrument having a helium-neon gas laser mounted on an alignment mandrel which fits into the gun barrel. The device is used with a highly reflective target to make the device useful under all lighting conditions.

Descriptors :   *Boresighting, *Patents, Gun barrels, Alignment, Helium neon lasers, Aircraft guns, Laser beams

Subject Categories : Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE