Accession Number : AD0713387

Title :   LONGITUDINAL SIMULATION AND TRIALS OF THE Rx HYDROFOIL CRAFT,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT ATLANTIC DARTMOUTH (NOVA SCOTIA)

Personal Author(s) : Schmitke,R. T.

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : A simulation is described of the longitudinal dynamics of the Rx, an experimental hydrofoil craft equipped with a quarter-scale version of the HMCS Bras d'Or (FHE-400) foil system. Simulated trim, rise and pitch response are in good agreement with trials results. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*HYDROFOIL CRAFT, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), PITCH(MOTION), HYDRODYNAMICS, SIMULATION, CANADA

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE