Accession Number : ADD005111

Title :   Antistrumming Cable.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Swenson,Richard C

Report Date : 11 Apr 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : A yarn or fiber is incorporated into the jacket of a long suspended small diameter cable for reducing low velocity current cable strumming in water. The yarn or fiber comprises at least one-quarter of the strands of a braided cable. A nap or mossy cable effect is produced when the jacket is brushed. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Cable fairings, *Strumming, Fibers, Underwater equipment

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE