Accession Number : ADD003836

Title :   Finger Actuated Controller.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Carlson,E Frank

Report Date : 12 Apr 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A finger actuated control device having a member movable in a plane about a neutral position whereby the distance moved from the neutral position is proportional to the value of the control adjustment of a system being controlled is described. The movable member is cantilevered away from the operator from an upper portion of a second moveable control device to which it is mounted and attached. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Control systems, Fingers, Actuators, Pilots

Subject Categories : Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE