Accession Number:

ADD007617

Title:

Directional Two Axis Optical Inclinometer.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-02-07

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

This invention relates to an inclinometer which employs a laser light source with a transparent liquid and a gas and the laws of optics to reflect the light source to a detector which provides signals for measuring the tilt angle and the direction of tilt from the local horizontal. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE