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RESEARCH PAPERS: Papers on Fluidics

Development of an Electrofluidic Rate Sensor

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C. L. Abbott, T. B. Tippetts

Garrett Pneumatic Systems Division, A Division of The Garrett Corporation, Phoenix, Ariz. 85010

J. Dyn. Sys., Meas., Control 103(4), 303-307 (Dec 01, 1981) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3139666 History: Received June 01, 1981; Online July 21, 2009

Abstract

This paper is a report on an effort to develop electrofluidic rate sensors (EFRS) using laminar jet angular rate sensors (LJARS) to sense angular rate and laminar proportional amplifiers (LPA) to amplify the rate signal. Two different bandwidth LJARS (80 Hz and 40 Hz) are matched with fluidic amplifiers, pressure transducers, and constant Reynolds number (NR ) power supplies to yield target accuracies of 0.25 percent of full scale output. The fluidic components use air as the working fluid.

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