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Title: Underwater measuring gage

Abstract

A device for remotely measuring the diameter of wire rope. The device includes a linear variable differential tansducer, a mechanism to guide and clamp the rope in relation to the anvil of the transducer, an elongated handle for manually manipulating the transducer and the guide and clamp mechanism.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. Pocatello, ID
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Westinghouse Electric Corp., Pittsburgh, PA (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
866991
Patent Number(s):
4837936
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02E - REDUCTION OF GREENHOUSE GAS [GHG] EMISSIONS, RELATED TO ENERGY GENERATION, TRANSMISSION OR DISTRIBUTION
G - PHYSICS G01 - MEASURING G01B - MEASURING LENGTH, THICKNESS OR SIMILAR LINEAR DIMENSIONS
DOE Contract Number:  
AC11-76PN00014
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
underwater; measuring; gage; device; remotely; diameter; wire; rope; linear; variable; differential; tansducer; mechanism; guide; clamp; relation; anvil; transducer; elongated; handle; manually; manipulating; variable differential; linear variable; clamp mechanism; remotely measuring; elongated handle; /33/376/976/

Citation Formats

Lockhart, James L. Underwater measuring gage. United States: N. p., 1989. Web.
Lockhart, James L. Underwater measuring gage. United States.
Lockhart, James L. Sun . "Underwater measuring gage". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/866991.
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