Accession Number:

ADA064861

Title:

XR-3 Bow Seal Performance as a Function of Seal Geometry.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Report Date:

1978-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

59.0

Abstract:

A series of tests was conducted to determine the effects of bow seal shape upon the performance of the XR-3 captured air bubble testcraft. The life and drag forces experienced by the bow seal, plotted versus velocity, are presented and analyzed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Effect Vehicles and Amphibious Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE