Author:Machover, Carl


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Basics of Gyroscopes, Complete in 2 Volumes

By: Machover, Carl

Price: $27.00

Publisher: John F. Rider Publisher: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21271

Condition: Very Good+

231 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Set of 2 softcover volumes, blue-green covers, [x] + 101 + [vi] + 114 pages, 231 total pages, about 240 b/w illustrations and diagrams with captions. ; Rider 257-1 and 257-2. ; Topics include: What is a gyro. How it works. Law of gyroscopics. Gyroscopic precession. Vertical gyro. Directional gyro. Rate gyro. Integrating gyro. Gyrocompass. Stable platforms. Inertial navigation. Measuring velocity. More. ; Covers show fading and sunning around edges. No other defects. Both vols appear unused. ; Laid in: Publisher's 4-pg catalog dated 1 March 1960. View more info