Accession Number:

AD0687867

Title:

SUMMARY OF THE DESIGN OF A MAGNET SUSPENSION AND BALANCE SYSTEM FOR THE AEROSPACE RESEARCH LABORATORIES.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for 15 Oct 63-15 May 68,

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE AEROPHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

59.0

Abstract:

The design of a six-component magnetic suspension and balance system for use in wind tunnels is summarized. The general features of the magnet system, model-position sensing system, compensation system, and power amplifiers are described. The auxiliary equipment required for magnet cooling and safe operation of the balance is outlined. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE