Accession Number : ADD001382
Title : High Velocity Water Ring Apparatus.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Rubin,Edwin H ; Ciringione,Joseph L
Report Date : 20 Aug 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : The patent describes a mechanical simulator for testing materials to be evaluated for a high speed captured air bubble (CAB) vehicle. A rotating drum carrying water allows the water to move at high speeds past a stationary specimen immersed in the water to a predetermined variable depth.
Descriptors : *Test equipment, *Protective equipment, *Surface effect ships, *Patents, Simulators, High velocity, Waterborne, Air bubbles
Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE