Accession Number:

ADD002646

Title:

Line Motion and Water Current Disc Sensor.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-12-30

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

The patent describes an instrument for determining velocity of ocean currents andor frequency and amplitude of strumming mooring lines. A magnetic controlled contact relative to resistance wires controlled by a spring loaded disc operates as a potentiometer to indicate the intended result.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE