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Aerothermodynamic Test Instrumentation and Measurement
- Aerospace Standard
Published July 25, 2011 by SAE International in United States
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Like the technologies to which it contributes, the science of instrumentation seems to be expanding to unlimited proportions. In considering instrumentation techniques, primary emphasis was given in this section to the fundamentals of pressure, temperature, and flow measurement. Accent was placed on common measurement methods, such as manometers, thermocouples, and head meters, rather than on difficult and specialized techniques. Icing, humidity, velocity, and other special measurements were touched on briefly. Many of the references cited were survey articles or texts containing excellent bibliographies to assist a more detailed study where required.
This document has been determined to contain basic and stable technology which is not dynamic in nature.
Data Sets - Support Documents
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|Table 3G-1||Properties of Manometer Fluids|
|Table 3G-2||Characteristics of Common Vacuum Gages|
|Table 3G-3||Instrument Selection Guide for Partial Pressure Measurements of Gases and Vapors|
|Table 3G-4||Characteristics of Common Thermocouple Materials (with ISA designation)|
|Table 3G-5||Properties of Thermocouple Insulations|
|Table 3G-6||Characteristics of Typical Commercial Potentiometers|
|Table 3G-7||Characteristics of Resistance Wires|
|Table 3G-8||Characteristics of Several Representative Thermistor Elements|
|Table 3G-9||Forms of Basic Equation|
|Table 3G-10||Disturbances Affecting Meter Installation|
|Table 3G-11||Kinds of Taps|
|Table 3G-12||Flow Coefficients, , for Flange Taps|
|Table 3G-13||Tolerances for Flange Tap Orifice Flow Coefficients|
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