Accession Number:

ADA029902

Title:

Engineering Design Handbook. Metric Conversion Guide

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MATERIEL DEVELOPMENT AND READINESS COMMAND ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

143.0

Abstract:

The general purpose of this handbook is to prepare scientists, engineers, and technicians of the U. S. Army Materiel Development and Readiness Command DARCOM for increasing use of the International Systems of Units SI or, as it is frequently referred to, the metric system. The specific objectives are to give DARCOM personnel 1 the tools required to convert the units of physical quantities and equations to SI units, 2 the information needed to correctly interpret specifications and documentation using the SI, and 3 the information needed to generate specifications and prepare documentation in SI units.

Subject Categories:

  • Numerical Mathematics
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE