Accession Number : AD0855392

Title :   Slamming Tests of Structural Models Representing a Ship Bottom with 10-Degree Deadrise Angle - General Outline of Tests and Test Results.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : DAVID W TAYLOR NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s) : Chuang, Sheng-Lun

Report Date : AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 96

Abstract : The report presents the results of drop tests for 1/4-scale structural models. The models had 10-deg deadrise angles and represented the ship bottom structure of a United States Coast Guard vessel. Because of the amount of test data collected, the report presents only the general outline of tests and test results. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SHIP HULLS, IMPACT SHOCK), STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES, MODEL TESTS, SHIP MODELS, TEST FACILITIES, INSTRUMENTATION, HYDRODYNAMIC CONFIGURATIONS, DROP TESTS, RECORDING SYSTEMS, MAGNETIC TAPE, STRAIN GAGES, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, PHOTOGRAPHY.

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE