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elavarasan • Aug 22, 2009

questian about gyroscope

Can anyone tell me about gyroscope and it's uses ?
Aashish Joshi
Aashish Joshi • Aug 22, 2009
It is a device that is used to measure or maintain orientation. It is widely used in satellites, aeroplanes, etc. It works on the principle of angular momentum. Read the Wikipedia article (URL below), it has all the information on gyros that you might need:

Gyroscope - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
elavarasan • Aug 23, 2009
Thank you mad_sceintist for your reply
Ashmechchamp • Aug 29, 2009
well , gyroscope is an effect of couple acting on a rotating body .
this acts due to it inertial tedency to leave its axis of rotation when it have some
linear velocity in a direction along with its rotation........

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