KAYTON ENGINEERING COMPANY PROPOSES AN INSTRUMENT PACKAGE THAT CLAMPS TO THE CANNON TUBE AT ANY LOCATION.

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Army
Amount:
$68,000.00
Award Year:
1986
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
4053
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Kayton Engineering Co
Po Box 802, Santa Monica, CA, 90406
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
DR MYTON KAYTON
(213) 393-1819
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
KAYTON ENGINEERING COMPANY PROPOSES AN INSTRUMENT PACKAGE THAT CLAMPS TO THE CANNON TUBE AT ANY LOCATION. THE SENSOR CONSISTS OF THE INSTRUMENT PACKAGE AND A PORTABLE CONTROL PANEL WHICH CONTAINS THE ELECTRONICS. IN PHASE I, KAYTON ENGINEERING PLANS TO DEFINE THE SPECIFICATIONS AND PRELIMINARY-DESIGN THE SYSTEM. IN PHASE II, WE PLAN TO FINISH THE DESIGN, PROCURE AN INSTRUMENT PACKAGE, AND BUILD THE TEST PANEL. WE PLAN TO TEST THE SENSOR ON A CANNON TO VERIFY ITS PERFORMANCE. IN PHASE III, WE PLAN TO PRODUCE A FINAL SENSOR AND ASSIST THE ARMY IN REDESIGN, COMPENSATION, OR CLOSED-LOOP CONTROL OF THE CANNON. KAYTON ENGINEERING COMPANY HAS BEEN IN THE FULL-TIME BUSINESS OF DESIGNING AVIONIC INSTRUMENTATION SYSTEMS FOR AIRCRAFT ANDSPACECRAFT FOR FIVE YEAR. WE HAVE SIMULATED AN ACTIVE RECOIL SYSTEM FOR THE M-109 GUN. DR. KAYTON, THE PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR, HAS HAD EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE IN INERTIAL INSTRUMENT DESIGN AND APPLICATIONS, INCLUDING THE DESIGN OF A HIGH-G GYRO.

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