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Title: Optical fuel pin scanner

Abstract

An optical scanner for indicia arranged in a focal plane at a cylindrical outside surface by use of an optical system including a rotatable dove prism. The dove prism transmits a rotating image of an encircled cylindrical surface area to a stationary photodiode array.

Inventors:
 [1];  [1]
  1. (Richland, WA)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
WESTINGHOUSE HANFORD CO
OSTI Identifier:
864509
Patent Number(s):
4376582
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC) OSTI
DOE Contract Number:  
AC14-76FF02170
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
optical; fuel; scanner; indicia; arranged; focal; plane; cylindrical; outside; surface; including; rotatable; dove; prism; transmits; rotating; image; encircled; stationary; photodiode; array; photodiode array; outside surface; cylindrical surface; diode array; focal plane; optical scanner; dove prism; rotating image; rotatable dove; optical fuel; stationary photodiode; indicia arranged; prism transmits; /356/250/359/376/976/

Citation Formats

Kirchner, Tommy L., and Powers, Hurshal G. Optical fuel pin scanner. United States: N. p., 1983. Web.
Kirchner, Tommy L., & Powers, Hurshal G. Optical fuel pin scanner. United States.
Kirchner, Tommy L., and Powers, Hurshal G. Sat . "Optical fuel pin scanner". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/864509.
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title = {Optical fuel pin scanner},
author = {Kirchner, Tommy L. and Powers, Hurshal G.},
abstractNote = {An optical scanner for indicia arranged in a focal plane at a cylindrical outside surface by use of an optical system including a rotatable dove prism. The dove prism transmits a rotating image of an encircled cylindrical surface area to a stationary photodiode array.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {1983},
month = {1}
}

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