Accession Number : ADA016927
Title : Buoy Motion Measurement System.
Descriptive Note : Evaluation rept. Jun 73-Sep 75,
Corporate Author : DAVID W TAYLOR NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BETHESDA MD CENTRAL INSTRUMENTATION DEPT
Personal Author(s) : Milne,David T. ; Haldeman,Paul M. ; Zimmerman,Barry L.
Report Date : JUN 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 82
Abstract : A buoy motion measurement system is described which measures, telemeters and records, on command, buoy roll, pitch, heave, battery voltage and mooring cable tension of up to seven buoys deployed near a light tower. The system also measures and records sea state at the tower.
Descriptors : *Sea states, *Remote detectors, Buoys, Motion, Telemeter systems, Construction, Drawings, Photographs
Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE