Accession Number:

ADA024724

Title:

Seaworthiness Characteristics of a Small Waterplane Area Twin Hull (SWATH IV). Part II

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DAVID W TAYLOR NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BETHESDA MD SHIP PERFORMANCE DEPT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

227.0

Abstract:

Experiments were conducted with a model of a small waterplane area twin hull craft in both the Maneuvering and Seakeeping Facility and Carriage 2 of the David W. Taylor Naval Ship Research and Development Center to determine loads and motions at various headings and speeds. Data were obtained in both regular and random seaways.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE