Accession Number : ADA267087


Title :   A Microprocessor Controller for a Towing Tank Drive and Flow Visualisation System


Descriptive Note : Technical note,


Corporate Author : AERONAUTICAL RESEARCH LABS MELBOURNE (AUSTRALIA)


Personal Author(s) : Sutton, C W ; Hourigan, D T ; Woods, P S


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a267087.pdf


Report Date : Mar 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 33


Abstract : This paper describes a microprocessor controlled system which enables test models to be towed at a predetermined constant velocity through water in a towing tank and provides camera trigger control for recording flow visualisation.... Control systems, Speed regulators, Towing tanks, Flow visualization, Models, Camera controls


Descriptors :   *MICROPROCESSORS , TEST AND EVALUATION , VELOCITY , WATER , REGULATORS , CAMERAS , AUSTRALIA , SPEED REGULATORS , CAMERA CONTROLS , TOWING , TANKS(COMBAT VEHICLES) , DRIVES , CONSTANTS , FLOW VISUALIZATION , CONTROL SYSTEMS , MODELS


Subject Categories : Computer Hardware


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE