Accession Number : ADD003397
Title : Mechanically Tuned Buffer Rod for Ultrasonic Temperature Sensor.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Taplin,Lael B
Report Date : 28 Dec 1976
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : The patent relates to a buffer rod for transmitting and receiving ultrasonic waves in a high-temperature gas medium including a plurality of flat discs center coupled along a mechanically tuned buffer rod and connected to a piezoelectric or magnetostrictive element to convert disc vibrations into electrical signals.
Descriptors : *Temperature measuring instruments, *Patents, Ultrasonic radiation, High temperature, Gases
Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE