The Sperry Gyro-Compass
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The Sperry Gyro-Compass

By The Sperry Gyroscope Co.
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Table of Contents
  • The Sper­ry Gyro-Com­pass, by The Sper­ry Gyroscope Co.
  • Putting the Earth to Work
    • How the Earth’s Rotation Is Utilized
  • How a Compass is Used
  • The Ideal Compass
    • Comparison of the Magnetic Compass with the Sperry Gyro-Compass
    • True North
      • The Magnetic Compass
      • The Sper­ry Gyro-Com­pass
    • The Magnetic Compass
    • The Sper­ry Gyro-Com­pass
    • Freedom From Calculation
    • Freedom From Compensation
    • Freedom From Checking Deviation
    • Influences Due to Magnetism of the Ship
    • Influences Due to Cargo
    • Influences Due to Temperature Changes
    • Influences Due to Roll and Pitch of the Ship
      • The Magnetic Compass
      • The Sperry Gyro-Compass
    • The Magnetic Compass
    • The Sperry Gyro-Compass
    • Warning of Unreliability
  • Advantages Attending the Use of the Sperry Gyro-Compass
  • The Sperry Gyro-Compass Equipment
    • The Master Compass
    • The Repeaters
    • Compass Control-Panel
    • Motor-Generator
    • Stor­age Bat­tery
    • Sperry Recording Compass
    • Operation
    • Care
  • Sperry Service
    • Work­man­ship
    • Testing
    • Packing
    • The Sperry Service Organization
    • Service Given to the World’s Navies by the Gyro-Compass
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