Accession Number:

ADD009006

Title:

Force Rate Sensor Assembly.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-10-19

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The invention comprises an apparatus and method for sensing the time rate of change of tension on a cable being wound and providing a control signal proportional thereto. A use of the present invention is in a machine for winding fiber optic bobbins, and, more particularly, to stabilize the servo mechanism which controls the fiber optic cable tension during winding. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE