Questions tagged [gyroscopic-instruments]

Questions about instruments which rely on gyroscopes to function, such as attitude indicators.

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How are gyro's used on a turn indicator?

So I understand how precession works, and that gimbals are used to isolate the gyro from outside rotation, however when a yawing motion is applied to the gyro, it'll essentially translate to a rolling ...
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How does turning Errors in the Air Driven Artificial Horizon work?

Turning through 90°, 180°, 270° & 360°, the error is different. I can understand what is turning error and pitch error individually. But why turning through different degree, the resulting error ...