Kinsler, Lawrence E. Formerly, U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California.
Last reviewed:August 2020
- Velocity pickup
- Displacement pickup
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An electromechanical transducer capable of converting mechanical vibrations into electrical voltages. Depending upon their sensing element and output characteristics, such pickups are referred to as accelerometers, velocity pickups, or displacement pickups.
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