Accession Number : ADD008742

Title :   Laser Beam Pointing Aid.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Curtis,Richard A

Report Date : 27 Mar 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : A laser beam pointing aid is described for field testing of breadboard laser systems and utilizing a hollow housing with apertures at each end and with crosshairs at one end of the housing and a telescope adjustably mounted to the hollow housing and being positionable relative to an output beam from a laser system to allow one to utilize the last mirror of the laser system and the laser beam pointing aid to accurately point the laser beam to a target. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Aiming, *Beam steering, *Laser beams, *Infrared lasers, Mirrors, Beams(Radiation), Field tests, Breadboard models, Output, Housings, Lasers

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE