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This original makes reference to the American [[priority date]] 17 July 1914.
The text also refers to rotors elaborated in [[Patent GB-1913-2294]] by E. A. Sperry.
Gyroscopic pendulum for longitudinal and latitudinal control. Uses magnets and stays running (for a while) after motor has cut out.
<blockquote>According to the invention a pendulous support or platform stabilised by gyros about both horizontal axes is provided with control systems mounted partly on the support and partly on the adjacent framework and adapted to be brought into operation by the relative inclination of said support and the aircraft to enable the position of the stabilising planes to be controlled.</blockquote>
<blockquote>We, the Sperry Gyroscope Company, a corporation of the State of New York, United States of America, doing business at 126, Nassau Street, Brooklyn, New York, United States of America, Assignees of ELMER AMBROSE SPERRY, Engineer, of 100, Marlborough Road, Brooklyn, aforesaid, do hereby declare the nature of this invention [...]</blockquote>
=== Sources ===
* Corporate address: 126 Nassau Street, Brooklyn, NY, USA
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