Accession Number : ADD008796

Title :   Digital Position Transducer Including Variable Tuning Element Oscillator.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Landau,Darrell W

Report Date : 18 Aug 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A digital position transducer apparatus utilizing a moveable slug-tuned inductor to measure the displacement or movement of a mechanical component. The value of the inductor controls an oscillator's output frequency which is converted to a digital word proportional to the displacement of a mechanical component. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Servomechanisms, *Transducers, Control systems, Digital systems, Mechanical components, Position(Location), Output, Tuning, Inductors, Actuators, Oscillators, Coders, Control, Variables, Frequency

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE