Published Resources Details Letters Patent
- United States Patent Office, 318
Specification forming part of Letters Patent No. 661,535. Application filed August 14 1899.
"In torpedoes steered and kept in straight course by gyroscopes it can be managed that the torpedo after having been launched shall not maintain the original direction in which it is launched - that is the direction of the launching-tube - but that it shall adopt a new course, forming an angle to the original one."