inclinometer


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Synonyms for inclinometer

an instrument showing the angle that an aircraft makes with the horizon

a measuring instrument for measuring the angle of magnetic dip (as from an airplane)

an instrument used by surveyors in order to measure an angle of inclination or elevation

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Before the beginning of the study, each professional was trained to the use of the inclinometer and to the measuring procedure by trying it on three subjects, whose data were not taken into account for this study.
The other hand was used to place the inclinometer on the distal humerus, and 0[degrees] of HA ROM was obtained by placing the humerus perpendicularly to the examination table.
Her inclinometer and laser measured positions and heights of surrounding trees.
The compass, gyroscope, inclinometer and accelerometer on the PS549 state-of-the-art 5S all give inaccurate readings, tests by Gizmodo.
This precision, fully waterproof rangefinder with 6X magnification delivers readings in a flash and also boasts a built-in inclinometer that provides angle range compensation (ARC).
After the concrete cured, the entire assembly, including the power control unit and MAPPS, was installed, aligned with an inclinometer and then tested and certified.
Lastly, inclinometer giving the incline angle to the target is required.
The day also provided workshops for all ages, including a how-to session on the astrolabe, a sophisticated inclinometer that was used by navigators and astronomers in the past.
As well, the cuffs could include an accelerometer, inclinometer, potentiometer, location sensing device, microphone, camera, a biometric sensor or a combination of devices that would allow guards to more closely monitor their prisoners.
Selected geometric parameters obtained from laser scanning are checked against the parameters obtained on the basis of Geodesy, GPS and inclinometer measurements (Table 1).
SINCE YOUR VEHICLE DOESN'T HAVE AN INCLINOMETER, YOU'VE SOT TO BE VERY CAREFUL WHEN TRAVELING OVER ROUGH OR HILLY GROUND, ESPECIALLY IN DEEP SNOW.
The inclinometer was immediately placed between the inferior borders of the scapula and the subjects were instructed to position the upper body so that the inclinometer read zero.
2003) also proposed system includes a multivariable state feedback anti-sway controller with an integrator, a sway velocity observer, and a sway angle detection method in which an inclinometer is used to replace for the vision system.
Instruments available for spatial orientation by 1932 included the inclinometer, turn indicator, climb indicator, air speed indicator, spinning top, Sperry Artificial Horizon, Sperry Directional Gyro, the pitch-azimuth indicator, the flight integrator (described below), and the Air-I-Zon (an early version of angle-of-attack).