Accession Number:

AD0851856

Title:

Engineering Evaluation of End Connectors for Ammi Pontoons.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. Jan-Jul 68,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

A series of mooring tests, connection tests, maneuvering tests, and beaching tests were conducted to evaluate five end-to-end connection systems for the Ammi Pontoon 1 a chain connector pinned ends, 2 an adjustable chain connector, 3 a wire rope connector, 4 an NCEL connector, and 5 a spring-loaded connector. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Couplers, Fasteners and Joints
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE