Accession Number : AD0465863


Title :   ELASTIC SUPPORT OF THE PROPELLER SHAFT IN THE STERN-TUBE (LAGERUNG DER PROPELLERWELLE IN EINEM ELASTISCHEN STEVENROHR),


Corporate Author : DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : Grim, O ; Hinterthan, Werner B


Report Date : Mar 1965


Pagination or Media Count : 25


Abstract : The construction described reduces the propeller excited vibratory forces and prevents them from bein transmitted to the hull structure. Compared with similar known constructions the elastic support has the advantage that the vibration characteristics can be calculated and predicted in an early design stage of a ship. (Author)


Descriptors :   *MARINE PROPELLERS , *FLEXIBLE SHAFTS , *BEARINGS , VIBRATION ISOLATORS , MARINE PROPELLERS , MARINE PROPELLERS , VIBRATION , REDUCTION , SUPPORTS , OSCILLATION , RESONANCE , FREQUENCY , DAMPING , DEFLECTION , TORQUE , THRUST , PROPELLER BLADES , WAKE


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE