Accession Number : AD0785466

Title :   Bench Tests of Hydraulic Steering System,

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

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

Report Date : 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : A requirement existed to improve the steering mechanism performance in the 44-foot motor life boat. Project S22-2 was established to test and evaluate the components of a small hydraulic system using a bench set-up rather than an actual boat installation.

Descriptors :   *Coast Guard research, *Boats, *Steering, *Hydraulic equipment, Hydraulic cylinders, Pumps, Hydraulic valves, Performance(Engineering)

Subject Categories : Hydraulic and Pneumatic Equipment
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE