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military, including directors (automated firing devices), sound locators, high-intensity search lights, gyropilots, bomb sights, gyrocompasses, range finders, and automatic gyrohorizons [Acc 1915, #053].
Of course you want your captain to have the latest in geopositioning and gyrocompass equipment.
At least one medical society has argued for triage of lifesaving therapy.[6] The tide is running too fast to recalibrate this gyrocompass, even with care.
After navigating its way past any obstacles, the control system brings Rover back onto its planned route by consulting the gyrocompass and using dead reckoning based on wheel rotation.
Meanwhile, shipborne or submarine sonars, from single beam to multi-beam echo sounders combining sensor swathe with attitude sensors, gyrocompass, and inertial navigation, deliver bathymetric information to map deep seafloor features.
The initial guidance system consisted of a simple time-based programmer capable of being set to command heading changes, controls for the payload, and a gyrocompass for heading control.
Sperry invented the first marine gyrocompass in 1908 and earned more than 350 patents during his career in the maritime industry.
Simultaneous improvement in the accuracy of nautical charts resulted in the development of the gyrocompass.
The radar was aligned with the long axis of the ship, and readings from the gyrocompass, along with GPS positions, were stored every 60 seconds by computer (radar tracking took place only when the ship was stationary).
In the fine alignment procedure, gyrocompass alignment, Kalman filter, and parameter identification method are the mostly used techniques to deal with alignment problems in SINS [15-17].
To minimize the potential for error, the project team used a 1960s-era piece of mining surveying equipment called a gyrocompass. The direction of the tunnel measured from true north was first measured precisely on the ground surface with the gyrocompass and a theodolite survey instrument.