Accession Number:

ADA128404

Title:

Data Acquisition User's Guide-1 for Fuel/Engine Evaluation System Applied to an Experimental Air Stirling Engine

Descriptive Note:

Technical note

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT OTTAWA (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

42.0

Abstract:

This technical note describes the Data Acquisition DA System used in the evaluation of Experimental Air Stirling Engine No. 1 which had previously been designed and built as a part of the Advanced Engines studies for the Fuels Powerplants Technical Subprogram 25B. The DA system and capability is presented. Brief programming guidelines for controlling various peripheral electronic equipment through a mini-computer are given. The program software used in testing the Stirling engine is described. Finally, some limitations of the DA system are listed.

Subject Categories:

  • Non-electrical Energy Conversion
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE