test stand


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test stand

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A platform for static firing of rocket engines to test and determine performance characteristics.
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M2 EQUITYBITES-January 31, 2018-Burke Porter Closes Acquisition of Test Stand and Production Assembly Systems Firm Titan
the planned so-called pyromark high-enthalpy test stand is to be put out to tender for a supplier to be identified who designs and manufactures the test stand as a complete package in accordance with the dlr specifications.
The T12HP digital torque transducer supports dynamic measurements in a test stand and provides precision, particularly in terms of temperature stability.
The company says at this most affordable level of motor-controlled testing, basic repeatable test routines can now be saved, recalled and uploaded to a test stand and run from the computer and VectorPro Lite provides data acquisition, real-time graph plotting, adds a wide range of calculations, and passes data and results to export file and report.
Among special features is a gallery above each test stand booth, contributing to exhaust after-treatment system development.
State-of-the-art measuring and analysis systems support test stand technicians and development engineers by enabling them to monitor results, then replicate and document them precisely.
When comparing these parameters to the capabilities of a force measuring instrument, it may become evident in many applications that a system consisting of a test stand, force gauge, suitable grips, and data collection software can satisfy the application.
According to the agency, an injector printed by selective laser melting passed a test stand firing that generated 20,000 pounds of thrust.
The EIRV is a relatively new piece of support equipment which looks like a Pettibone tractor with a boom attachment used to install and remove an engine onto the test stand.
NASA engineers will remove the assembly from the test stand to focus on tests of the fully integrated engine.
In conclusion, the test stand has to be designed in a way that allows it to be altered quickly.
Engineers at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory recently completed a new test stand for US ITER to demonstrate that large-scale 12-inch coaxial transmission lines can perform at ITER specifications for the ion cyclotron heating system.