Accession Number:

ADA955041

Title:

A Survey of Underwater Winches

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

HYDROSPACE RESEARCH CORP ROCKVILLE MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

37.0

Abstract:

This report presents a brief survey of underwater winch technology. Ten previously developed underwater winches were selected for review, and the data gathered are presented. A summary of lessons learned through the developmental and operational experiences associated with these programs is given together with critical design features to which attention must be paid for design of a deep-water, long life winch

Subject Categories:

  • Machinery and Tools
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE