Accession Number : ADD002766

Title :   System for Simulating Missile Target Motion Using Steering Mirrors.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Pledger,Richard Payne

Report Date : 18 May 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent relates to a system for reflecting a collimated beam of radiation. It includes two mirrors, a gimbal mount, steering rod, an articulated spatial parallelogram linkage for one mirror, a pivot joined to one joint of the parallelogram for the second mirror, and a pivoted frame and parallelogram mechanism for supporting the mirrors.

Descriptors :   *Guided missile targets, *Target position indicators, *Patents, Simulation, Gimbals, Mirrors, Alignment

Subject Categories : Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE