Accession Number:

ADA029412

Title:

Analysis of Wake Survey Data for a U.S. Coast Guard 270-foot Medium Endurance Cutter (WMEC) Represented by Model 5347,

Descriptive Note:

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:

52.0

Abstract:

A project was established at the David W. Taylor Naval Ship Research and Development Center to assist the U.S. Coast Guard in the evaluation of a design for a 270-foot Medium endurance Cutter WMEC. The report presents the wake survey data of 20 knots 10.288 ms speed as obtained from model experiment. These data in conjunction with an harmonic analysis of the data will be used in support of propeller design effort.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE