Accession Number:

ADA028634

Title:

Air Flow and Stack Gas Dispersion Experiments for a 270-Ft U.S. Coast Guard Medium Endurance Cutter (WMEC) Represented by Model 5349.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

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

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

A project was established at the David W. Taylor Naval Ship R and D Center DTNSRDC to assist the U. S. Coast Guard in the evaluation of a design for a 270-ft Medium Endurance Cutter WMEC. This report documents the Air Flow and Stack Gas Dispersion Experiments requested. Results show improved stack gas flow when the uptakes are raised approximately 21 inches from the original location. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE