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Determination of centers of gravity of man

Author: John J Swearingen; Civil Aeromedical Research Institute (U.S.)
Publisher: Oklahoma City, Okla. : Civil Aeromedical Research Institute, [1962]
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Data are presented concerning the location of the center of gravity of the adult male in various body positions and the ability to shift the c.g. voluntarily with various body motions. Maximum possible shifts of the c.g. from that of an erect standing posture were found to be 11 1/2 inches toward the head, 10 inches toward the feet, 8 inches anteriorly, 4 1/2 inches posteriorly and 4 1/2 inches  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Technical reports
Tables (Data)
Additional Physical Format: Swearingen, John J.
Determination of centers of gravity of man
37 p.
(OCoLC)70294337
Online version:
Swearingen, John J.
Determination of centers of gravity of man.
Oklahoma City, Okla. : Civil Aeromedical Research Institute, [1962]
(OCoLC)944301538
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John J Swearingen; Civil Aeromedical Research Institute (U.S.)
OCLC Number: 10589635
Notes: "August 1962."
"62-14."
Description: 37 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: John J. Swearingen.

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"Data are presented concerning the location of the center of gravity of the adult male in various body positions and the ability to shift the c.g. voluntarily with various body motions. Maximum possible shifts of the c.g. from that of an erect standing posture were found to be 11 1/2 inches toward the head, 10 inches toward the feet, 8 inches anteriorly, 4 1/2 inches posteriorly and 4 1/2 inches laterally."--Abstract.

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