Accession Number:

AD0637681

Title:

TEST AND EVALUATION OF THE LIMITED-MOTION PEDIPULATOR.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept., 8 Apr 65-28 Feb 66.

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ELECTRIC CO SCHENECTADY N Y RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Report Date:

1966-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

61.0

Abstract:

The report is a description of the test and evaluation of a full-scale, limited-motion pedipulator. The investigation determined the impact of important variables that affect operator performance and directly influence the design of functional walking levered vehicles. Results indicated 1 operators were able to quickly and accurately position and balance the machine 2 operators retentions of learning were nearly perfect and 3 machine-control response and other characteristics may be optimized in the design of walking levered vehicles. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE