Accession Number : ADD000217
Title : Device for Counting Accelerations, Measuring Magnitudes Thereof, Recording and Classifying the Same According to Magnitude.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Weiss,David E
Report Date : 19 Mar 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : This invention relates generally to the field of measuring, recording and classifying displacements or accelerations on a given body according to magnitude. More specifically the invention involves a simple compact lightweight frictionless device to be secured on vehicles, especially aircraft to thus measure, record, and classify displacements or accelerations in a desired direction for evaluation at the end of a predetermined use period.
Descriptors : *Accelerometers, *Patents, Digital recording systems, Light sources, Detector arrays, Signal generators
Subject Categories : Flight Control and Instrumentation
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE