Accession Number:

AD0611040

Title:

THEORY OF GYROSCOPIC INSTRUMENTS,

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Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

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Report Date:

1964-11-24

Pagination or Media Count:

402.0

Abstract:

Contents The gyroscope and the basic equations used to study it Investigation of the motion of a gyroscope with three degrees of freedom Fundamentals of penduluminclinometer theory Theory of undamped verticalgyroscope oscillations Theory of damped verticalgyroscope oscillations Fundamentals of verticalgyroscope theory for a spherical gyroscope Fundamentals of vertical-gyroscope theory in the presence of a pendulum air-jet correcting device Fundamentals of freeoscillation theory for compound gyroscopic pendulums Transformation of coordinates on board ship Gimbal geometry Fundamentals of the theory of force gyrostabilizers Gyroscope angular-velocity indicator Directional gyroscopes.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE