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The Design of Aircraft Instruments: The Reasons Why They Must be Specially Produced and Attempts at Adaptation Result in Failure

C.J. Stewart, O.B.E., Wh.Ex., F.R.Ae.S., M.I.Mech.E. (Head of the Instrument Section at the Royal Aircraft Establishment)

Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology

ISSN: 0002-2667

Article publication date: 1 July 1930

Abstract

THE design of aircraft instruments is a highly specialized art, and unless the principles are well understood a great wastage of time and money can occur before a successful instrument is evolved. The reasons for this will be clear after a consideration of the conditions which must bo satisfied to ensure useful service. These may be summarized under the following headings:—

Citation

Stewart, C.J. (1930), "The Design of Aircraft Instruments: The Reasons Why They Must be Specially Produced and Attempts at Adaptation Result in Failure", Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, Vol. 2 No. 7, pp. 173-176. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb029289

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