The 'Kvarts' Pulsed-Light Range Finder with Laser (Svetodalnomer 'Kvarts' Opticheskim Kvantovym Generatorom Sveta),
ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA
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The article describes the Kvarts pulsed-light range finder and its testing. The light source in this range finder is a LG-56 compact laser. The receiver-transmitter weighs about 25 kg. The outfit operates at four modulation frequencies. Measurements were taken during the daytime and nightime under different meteorological conditions. It was found that for lines 5.3, 11.9 and 22.5 km in length the mean relative errors were 1390,000, 1630,000 and 1780,000.
- Lasers and Masers
- Optical Detection and Detectors