Accession Number:

ADA007682

Title:

The State-of-the-Art in Oil Quantity Gaging on U.S. Military and Commercial Aircraft.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

45.0

Abstract:

This report reviews the principal design techniques used in oil quantity gaging systems for U.S. military and commercial aircraft. The most pertinent design details of four oil quantity gaging systems are discussed and the authors opinion as to the merits of certain characteristics of each design is given based upon the potential of the basic design while operating in military environments. An attempt is made to rate each of the four designs in the following areas adequacy of performance, vulnerability to military aircraft environments, simplicity of design and reproducibility, and maintainability.

Subject Categories:

  • Civilian Aircraft
  • Organic Chemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE