Accession Number:

AD0269402

Title:

MACHINERY SYSTEMS AND CONTROL CONSIDERATIONS, APPENDIX 15

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Corporate Author:

GENERAL ELECTRIC CO SCHENECTADY N Y

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Report Date:

1961-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

Consideration is given to equipment and procedures that will provide submarine machinery for propulsion, auxiliary, and hotel service that will be characterized by 1 low maintenance afloat 2 reduce surveillance afloat 3 failsick in place of fail-dead characteristic 4 reduced man-hours and down time for most probable service 5 reduced skillto operate, supervise, trouble-shoot, and replace 6 reduced apparent complexity thru packaged co ponents and functions 7 enhanced efficiency to prolong cruises and 8 capability to operate at all speeds at all depths and under high shock loads. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE