Accession Number:

ADD009688

Title:

A Four Pivot Linkage to Simulate Head/Neck Kinematics

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-02-02

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The linkage has a pitch-roll link which rotates about a first pivot fixed in an upper body and which secures the lower end of a neck link in a second pivot. The upper end of the neck link is secured in a third pivot fixed in a yaw-pitch link which in turn articulates about a fourth pivot fixed in a head.

Subject Categories:

  • Stress Physiology
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE