Accession Number : AD0722215
Title : Comparison Tests of Plain and Rifled Dredge Discharge Pipe.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS
Personal Author(s) : Pittard,E. B. ; Glover,James E. ; Davis,Arthur G.
Report Date : JAN 1967
Pagination or Media Count : 54
Abstract : Tests were undertaken in the Memphis District to compare rifled dredge pipe with plain dredge pipe. Test results indicate that the output of the rifled pipe did not differ significantly from that of the plain pipe for lengths of 800 ft, the normal length used by dustpan dredges. (Author)
Descriptors : (*INLAND WATERWAYS, MAINTENANCE), (*RIVERS, SEDIMENTATION), HYDRAULIC EQUIPMENT, PIPES, TEST METHODS, MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT, VACUUM PUMPS, RIFLING, ARKANSAS, TENNESSEE
Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE