Accession Number:

AD0637843

Title:

DESIGN OF WHEELED AMPHIBIANS

Descriptive Note:

Research technical memo

Corporate Author:

ARMY TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH COMMAND FORT EUSTIS VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1960-04-21

Pagination or Media Count:

134.0

Abstract:

Contents Limiting dimensions Hull characteristics Speed considerations, Optimization of speed and horsepower, Eddy-making resistance, The effect of waves on speed, Propellers and nozzles Land mobility Vehicle suspension system Power plant, transmissions, and brakes Future prospects.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Effect Vehicles and Amphibious Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE