6 June 1995 Tactical ring laser gyro
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Proceedings Volume 2426, 9th Meeting on Optical Engineering in Israel; (1995) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.211236
Event: Optical Engineering in Israel: 9th Meeting, 1994, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Abstract
I.A.I.'s Precision Instrument Industry division (TAMAM) has developed a tactical grade ring laser gyro (RLG). The gyro, which is only 3 cm long per leg, triangular shaped, has been developed for application of moderate performance (stabilization, control, low/medium accuracy navigational systems), where small size and weight are of a particular importance. The gyro is characterized by a bias of better than 0.5 degree(s)/h and scale factor stability better than 200 ppm over a dynamic range of at least 500 degree(s)/sec. It has been tested over a temperature range of -35 degree(s) to 90 degree(s)C, 16.8 g rms vibration and over 100 g shock levels.
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Ram Yahalom, Ram Yahalom, } "Tactical ring laser gyro", Proc. SPIE 2426, 9th Meeting on Optical Engineering in Israel, (6 June 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.211236; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.211236
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