Accession Number : AD0616237

Title :   UNDERWAY VIBRATION SURVEY HULL AND MAIN PROPULSION MACHINERY USS AUSTIN (LPD-4),

Corporate Author : NEW YORK NAVAL SHIPYARD BROOKLYN

Personal Author(s) : Merend,M. ; Goodwin,J. W.

Report Date : 11 MAY 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : An underway vibration survey was conducted on the hull, main turbines, reduction gears, shafting and propellers during the Builders Trials 1-5 March 1965 and the Preliminary Acceptance Trials 27-29 April 1965. The results of the survey indicate a satisfactory condition with respect to vibration of the main propulsion machinery, shafting and propellers. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SHIP HULLS, VIBRATION), (*MARINE PROPULSION, VIBRATION), TURBINES, SHAFTS(MACHINE ELEMENTS), REDUCTION GEARS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE