Accession Number:

ADA051604

Title:

An Experimental Study of Planing Surfaces Operating in Shallow Water

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Apr 1975-Sep 1976

Corporate Author:

STEVENS INST OF TECH HOBOKEN NJ DAVIDSON LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

63.0

Abstract:

The results of hydrodynamic model tests of prismatic planing surfaces operating in shallow water are presented. Empirical analysis is shown resulting in predictions of lift, resistance and pitch moment for a 10 and 20 degree deadrise surface.

Subject Categories:

  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE