ERIC Number: ED070574
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Reference Count: 0
Opticalman 1 and C, Rate Training Manual.
Naval Personnel Program Support Activity, Washington, DC.; Bureau of Naval Personnel, Washington, DC.
The technical subject matter of this rate training manual is written for regular navy and naval reserve personnel. Responsibilities for optical shop administration, supervision, and training are discussed in detail. Metals are studied in connection with heat treating processes. Characteristics of light are analyzed to familiarize students with interference, polarization, and double refraction phenomena. Following discussions of basic theories in construction, step-by-step procedures are described for the disassembly, reassembly, maintenance, and repair of submarine periscopes, ship-mounted binocular Mark 3 Mod 2, turret periscope Mark 20 Mod 6, tilting-prism telescope gunsights, and rangefinders including stereoscopic rangefinder Mark 42 Mod 27. Besides illustrations for explanation use, information on advancement and a training film list are also provided. (CC)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Naval Personnel Program Support Activity, Washington, DC.; Bureau of Naval Personnel, Washington, DC.
Note: Revised 1966