Accession Number : AD0773021

Title :   Advanced Torque Measurement System.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.,

Corporate Author : AIRESEARCH MFG CO LOS ANGELES CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Chang,Jee-Da ; Kukel,Joseph

Report Date : AUG 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 204

Abstract : The report encompasses the preliminary research of application requirements, error sources, and special considerations; design of the advanced torque measurement system; fabrication of the advanced torque measurement system; and laboratory testing of the advanced torque measurement system under various conditions. Program results indicate that such a high-accuracy and high-environmental-tolerance torque measurement system for helicopter power-plant diagnostic purpose is both hardware implementable and economically feasible. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *ARMY AIRCRAFT, *HELICOPTERS, *DRIVE SHAFTS, TORQUE, GAS TURBINES, DIAGNOSIS(GENERAL), DIAGNOSTIC EQUIPMENT, DEFLECTION, DETECTORS

Subject Categories : Helicopters

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE