Accession Number : AD0605695

Title :   THE PROPAGATION OF ERRORS OF TRIANGULATION FOR LENGTH AND ANGLE MEASURING METHODS,

Descriptive Note : Memorandum rept.

Corporate Author : BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Schmid,Hellmut

Report Date : OCT 1952

Pagination or Media Count : 28

Abstract : Formulas are given for the determination of the propagated errors in triangulations by length and angle measuring methods. The results are presented in diagrams. The two-dimensional problem is treated only. Conclusions are drawn concerning the most economical and most accurate triangulation method for full scale trajectory measurements. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PROJECTILE TRAJECTORIES, MEASUREMENT), ERRORS, PROPAGATION, TRIGONOMETRY, VECTOR ANALYSIS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE