Accession Number : AD0707075

Title :   DEVELOPMENT OF A HYDROFOIL WATERJET PROPULSION SYSTEM TEST FACILITY,

Corporate Author : NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Huang,Thomas T. ; Belt,Garnell S.

Report Date : MAY 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : A test rig was designed and built, utilizing an existing planar-motion mechanism (PMM), for use in the high-speed towing basin. An experimental procedure and associated instrumentation were also developed for these experiments. An experiment using an existing nacelle-strut-foil hydrofoil model was made. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*HYDROFOIL CRAFT, JET PROPULSION), (*JET PROPULSION, TEST FACILITIES), (*UNDERWATER PROPULSION, JET PROPULSION), MODEL TESTS, HYDROFOILS, NACELLES

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE