Accession Number:

AD0261435

Title:

STANDBY, TWO-INCH DIRECTIONAL INDICATOR AND COMPASS SYSTEM

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Corporate Author:

PNEUMO DYNAMICS CORP GRAND RAPIDS MICH

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Report Date:

1960-09-19

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

Progress is reported in the development of a two-inch directional indicator and compass system incorporating automatic magnetic slaving, directional gyro stabilization with automatic synchronization, and latitude compensation. Prelimin ry te indicat that a centrifugal blower configuration can provide sufficient pressure to properly level the gyro rotor housing. The design of a test gyro rotor and stator is presented. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE