Accession Number : AD0819112

Title :   TESTS OF NAVIGATION LIGHTS FOR BOATS.

Descriptive Note : Test rept.,

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

Personal Author(s) : Naus, David A.

Report Date : 08 AUG 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : Results are reported of chromaticity, intensity, and watertightness' tests on three navigation lights for boats to determine if these lights satisfy the applicable requirements of the Motorboat Act of 1940. The bow lights and the stern light failed to provide the required visible range throughout the required arc of visibility. (Author)

Descriptors :   *NAVIGATIONAL LIGHTS, BOATS, COLORS, VISIBILITY, MOISTUREPROOFING, FLASHLIGHTS, INTENSITY, ILLUMINATION, LENSES, DRY BATTERIES.

Subject Categories : Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating
      Land and Riverine Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE