Accession Number : AD0785216

Title :   Comparative Tests of Boat Fenders.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept. no. 1,

Corporate Author : COAST GUARD BALTIMORE MD FIELD TESTING AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Chapman,P. O.

Report Date : 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : Several types of small boat fenders are currently under consideration for stocking in the Coast Guard supply system as standard items. The tests reported herein were conducted to provide comparative information for the evaluation of three basic types of fenders.

Descriptors :   *Boats, *Protective equipment, Coast Guard research, Foam rubber, Polyvinyl chloride, Impact tests, Drop tests, Performance(Engineering)

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE