Accession Number:

ADA109511

Title:

Models and Mockups as Design Aids. Revision A.

Descriptive Note:

Technical document,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL OCEAN SYSTEMS CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-09-29

Pagination or Media Count:

123.0

Abstract:

This report describes the application of models and mockups as design aids in initially determining or improving control panel layouts and equipmentcompartment arrangements to facilitate personnel and personnelequipment interactions during system operations and maintenance. The report describes how these models and mockups MM have been used, types of MM and their applications in various phases of the design development cycle, and finally, a description of the use of MM for man-machine design and design improvements. Three appendices are included in the report and contain 1 Descriptions of NOSC MM applications 2 Examples of MM specifications and 3 An MM characteristics checklist to aid in the preparation of MM specifications. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE