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gimbal

[′gim·bəl]
(engineering)
A device with two mutually perpendicular and intersecting axes of rotation, thus giving free angular movement in two directions, on which an engine or other object may be mounted.
In a gyro, a support which provides the spin axis with a degree of freedom.
To move a reaction engine about on a gimbal so as to obtain pitching and yawing correction moments.
To mount something on a gimbal.

gimbal

gimbal
ii. In a gyro, a support that provides the spin axis with a degree of rotational freedom. Gyros can be mounted in single or double gimbals.
i. A device with two mutually perpendicular and intersecting axes of rotation, thus giving free angular movement in two directions.
iii. To mount something on a gimbal.
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Thanks to convenient buttons on the handle, users can control the gimbal's movement and access useful features with ease.
In addition to geographical expansion, the book of business represents an entirely new set of accounts for Gimbal to call on.
The handle of the device comes with a record button and a controller wheel, which lets users precisely control the gimbal's movement.
The G6 gimbal stabilizer has updated hardware and software.
For the real-time control of aerial vehicle and gimbal, the delay time from video image sensor to track algorithm should be minimized [2][3].
We define [o.sub.0][x.sub.0][y.sub.0][z.sub.0] (coordinate 0) as an inertial coordinate fixed in the bracket in which the origin [o.sub.0] is located at the COM of the bracket and the [y.sub.0]-axis is in line with the gimbal axis.
As shown in the figure, the ISP consists of three gimbals, which are azimuth gimbal (A-gimbal), pitch gimbal (P-gimbal), and roll gimbal (R-gimbal) from the outside to the inside.
The patent also reveals a lip guard to protect the cup holder against any dirt or debris interfering with the gimbal's operation.
"I have to find a way to put all that capability into that gimbal and then have it be cheap enough where I can throw it away.
The same convention will be used for the meta-symbols s [member of] {x,y,z} and [[theta]'.sub.s] [member of] {[[alpha]'.sub.x], [[alpha]'.sub.y], [[beta]'.sub.z]}, where [[alpha]'.sub.x], [[alpha]'.sub.y], and [[beta]'.sub.z] are the angle of rotation around axes parallel to the x, y, and z axes of the gimbal, respectively.
It is generally composed of a detector, a controller for acquisition and tracking, and a multiaxis orthogonal gimbal system.
and led the carve-out of Gimbal Solutions from Qualcomm before serving as Gimbal's president, CEO and chairman.