Accession Number:

ADA156173

Title:

USNS HAYES (T-AGOR-16) Summarized Results of Slow-Speed Trials July - August 1976.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for 29 Jul-1 Aug 76,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

46.0

Abstract:

Slow speed trials were conducted on the USNS HAYES between 29 July and 1 August 1976 in Cardigan Bay off the coast of Wales in the Irish Sea. The overall objective of the cruise was to establish slow speed operational and maneuverability characteristics of HAYES in a seaway. Records kept of the cruise included a. a detailed log, b. weather summaries from the bridge, c. plots of the ship course, d. computerized documentation of ship heading, propeller pitch, rudder angle, shaft rpm, shaft torque and shaft horsepower and e. handwritten documentation of propeller pitch, shaft revs, speed log data and rudder angles.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE