Accession Number : AD0864284

Title :   A Contribution to the Dynamic Testing of Compasses,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Becker, O.

Report Date : 09 SEP 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : Dynamic tests for the evaluation of magnetic compasses (vibration test and swing test) were critically evaluated and recommendations for changes and extensions were submitted. These recommendations are encompassed in 6 equations. (Author)

Descriptors :   *COMPASSES, ERRORS, SHIPBOARD, TEST METHODS, CORRECTIONS, SPECIAL FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), VIBRATION, OSCILLATION, TEST EQUIPMENT, EAST GERMANY.

Subject Categories : Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE