Accession Number : AD0673055

Title :   HUMAN ENGINEERING PRINCIPLES APPLIED TO THE DESIGN OF FACTORY TEST EQUIPMENT, I. TET-704,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS/ASTRONAUTICS SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Urmston,R. E. ; Cutchshaw,C. M.

Report Date : 11 APR 1960

Pagination or Media Count : 53

Abstract : The report describes the analysis of a typical factory test set from the standpoint of human engineering. The procedures that were developed are discussed. Results are discussed and recommendations made in the areas of: (1) Frequency of use of controls and displays; (2) Sequence of use of controls and displays; (3) Location and design of holding fixtures; (4) Difficulty of hook-up of unit; (5) Troubleshooting to be done at the test location; (6) Workplace layout. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TEST EQUIPMENT, HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING), TEST SETS, MANUFACTURING, MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS, TEST METHODS, CONTROL SYSTEMS, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, SEQUENCES(MATHEMATICS), CONTROL PANELS, INSTRUMENTATION, SERVOMECHANISMS, AUTOMATIC PILOTS

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE