Accession Number : ADD001419
Title : Depthometer.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Jennings,Kirk E ; Seiple,Ronald L
Report Date : 31 Dec 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : The patent relates to a wrist-carried depthometer which senses the depth at which the wearer is located by sensing the water pressure acting on the back of the instrument employing a solid state strain transducer. A circuit is included to provide a digital readout of the depth in the desired units.
Descriptors : *Depth indicators, *Wrist, *Patents, Strain gages, Transducers, Electronic equipment, Digital systems, Light emitting diodes
Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE