Accession Number : ADD015259

Title :   Thrust Test Fixture.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 27 Nov 91,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Hillenbrand, Christopher F

Report Date : 27 Nov 1991

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The device to be tested is supported from a beam by two parallel links so the thrust direction remains perpendicular to the direction of gravity. Each link is connected to the beam by a tension transducer also oriented perpendicular to the direction of gravity.

Descriptors :   *THRUSTERS, *PATENT APPLICATIONS, TEST FIXTURES, DATA LINKS, PARALLEL ORIENTATION, SUBMERSIBLES

Subject Categories : Rocket Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE