Accession Number:

AD0269946

Title:

ON THE ANNULAR DAMPER FOR A FREELY PRECESSING GYROSCOPE-II

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AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CALIF

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Report Date:

1961-11-30

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

A previous analysis of the annual damper was based on the hypothesis that the motion at any instant could be regarded as quasi-steady. This analysis is revised by accounting for all accelerations. The decay times are found to be substantially greater damping less than those predicted in the previous analysis. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE