Accession Number : ADD003172

Title :   Self-Depressing Underwater Towable Spread.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Kelly,Raymond E

Report Date : 25 Nov 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The invention relates to an underwater towable spread adapted to ride through a seaway at a predetermined depth when towed at a selected speed, and more particularly to such a spread which has low drag and can be towed at high speeds (greater than 20 knots) with good stability.

Descriptors :   *Towed bodies, *Patents, Buoyancy, Trim tabs, Underwater equipment, Underwater trajectories

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE