Accession Number : ADD011130

Title :   Three-Wire Static Strain Gage Apparatus.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Bridges,W F

Report Date : 15 May 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A three-wire static strain gage apparatus utilizing a switching unit in combination with a Wheatstone bridge circuit to make strain gage measurements which are temperature corrected by switching to a temperature gage to measure the strain gage circuit's temperature at the time of the strain measurement. (Author).

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Strain gages, *Electric bridges, *Electrical resistance, Electric wire, Gages, Strain rate, Circuits, Temperature measuring instruments, Switching, Measurement, Signals, Corrections, Wire, Accuracy, Temperature, Strain(Mechanics)

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE