Accession Number : AD0770126
Title : Pendulum Damper for Free Gyro Seeker.
Descriptive Note : Technical publication,
Corporate Author : NAVAL WEAPONS CENTER CHINA LAKE CA
Personal Author(s) : Haseltine, William R.
Report Date : OCT 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 37
Abstract : A theoretical and modeling study is made of the applicability of pendulum-type nutation dampers to free-gyro target seekers. It is concluded that such dampers can be very useful, and some guidelines for detailed system design are derived and presented. (Author)
Descriptors : *GYROSCOPES, *TARGETS, DAMPING, TRACKING, KINEMATICS, DYNAMICS, STABILITY, PENDULUMS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, ANALOG SIMULATION.
Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE