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Sperry Gyroscope Co.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Claims

Sperry Gyroscope Co.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Claims

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Congress -- Private bills,
  • Bills, Private -- United States,
  • United States -- Claims

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRelief of Sperry Gyroscope Company, Incorporated
    SeriesH.rp.2307
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination11 p.
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18307777M

    The Sperry Gyro-Compass by Inc Sperry Gyroscope Company and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Sperry's gyroscope technology was later applied to guide torpedoes, steer ships, and stabilize airplanes, ships and spacecraft. During both world wars, Sperry's company profited as .

    A gyroscope (from Ancient Greek γῦρος gûros, "circle" and σκοπέω skopéō, "to look") is a device used for measuring or maintaining orientation and angular velocity. It is a spinning wheel or disc in which the axis of rotation (spin axis) is free to assume any orientation by itself. When rotating, the orientation of this axis is unaffected by tilting or rotation of the mounting. The Sperry Gyroscope Company researched, developed, and manufactured navigation equipment; three of the premiere products were the marine gyrostabilizer, the gyrocompass, and the high-intensity searchlight. The company was founded by Elmer A. Sperry () in Sperry Gyroscope Company photographs and films consists primarily of images of .

    Elmer Ambrose Sperry, (baptized Oct. 12, , Cortland, N.Y., U.S.—died J , Brooklyn, N.Y.), versatile American inventor and industrialist, best known for his gyroscopic compasses and stabilizers.. As a boy, Sperry developed a keen interest in machinery and electricity. At the age of 19 he persuaded a Cortland manufacturer to finance him in . SPERRY GYROSCOPE COMPANY, INC., MANHATTAN BRIDGE PLAZA, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK I SPERRY GYRO-COMPASS FOREWORD. 1. The purpose of this book is to enable the ship's personnel to operate and maintain their Gyro-Compass in a satisfactory and economical manner. If the basic principles of the Compass are understood and the rules laid down for .


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Elmer Ambrose Sperry was born on 12 October at Cortland, N.Y. After spending three years at the state normal school there, he became interested in dynamo electricity during a year of study at Cornell University in and He moved to Chicago, Ill., early in and, soon thereafter, founded the Sperry Electric Co.

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[1] During World War I the company diversified into aircraft components including bomb sights. The Sperry Gyroscope Company began an informal system of Sperry Schools around and instituted a formal system of instruction to train military personnel in the use of its equipment in James Wittie was one of the beneficiaries, attending a four-week course at the Fire Control School located at the Sperry Gyroscope Company’s Brooklyn.