Accession Number:

AD0650179

Title:

A DIAPHRAGM-TYPE GAGE FOR MEASURING LOW PRESSURES IN FLUIDS,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1950-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

An instrument consisting primarily of a thin metallic diaphragm and electrical strain gages adhered thereto was developed for measuring low pressures in fluids. The design and construction of the instrument and its operating characteristics, such as sensitivity, accuracy, and response to rapidly varying pressures, are described. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE