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Cable length measuring device
Author(s): Ian P. Powell
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Paper Abstract

An instrument used for measuring the length of cable as it passes form one reel to another is described. The optical portion of the instrument comprises two distinct components a beam delivery unit and a collector assembly. The package is capable of performing length measurements on cables having an assortment of shapes, including those with corrugations.

Paper Details

Date Published: 27 August 1999
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 3737, Design and Engineering of Optical Systems II, (27 August 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.360022
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Ian P. Powell, National Research Council Canada (Canada)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3737:
Design and Engineering of Optical Systems II
Fritz Merkle, Editor(s)

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