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A method for predicting the turning rate of a submersible

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Title: A method for predicting the turning rate of a submersible.
Name(s): Williams, David, creator
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Technical Report
Issuance: single unit
Date Issued: 1976-07
Publisher: Harbor Branch Foundation, Inc.
Place of Publication: Jupiter, Fla.
Physical Description: pdf [32 p.]
Language(s): English
Identifier: 3358605 (digitool), FADT3358605 (IID), fau:2665 (fedora)
Note(s): This paper examines the affects of various turning thruster locations on the turning rate of the JOHNSON-SEA-LINK III Observation Submersible. A mathematical model was developed to predict the overall drag coefficient of the submersible while it was rotating with a constant angular velocity. This valve was experimentally checked by tests on a 1/12 scale model of the submersible, which was rotated in a tank of water at the corresponding Reynolds number.
Florida Atlantic University Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute Technical Report #14
Subject(s): Johnson-Sea-Link II (Submarine)
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