U.S. COAST GUARD FLOTATION STANDARD TEST PROCEDURE

This report describes in detail a Flotation Standard Test Procedure for boats rated for outboard engines larger than two horsepower, boats rated for outboard engines two horsepower or less, for inboard boats, inboard-outdrive boats and airboats and a flotation materials test. The Flotation Standard Test Procedure is designed to determine whether or not a given boat meets the flotation requirements outlined in the Federal Boat Safety Act of 1971 (P. L. 92-75) and the rules and regulations in the Federal Register: 37 FR 15792, Aug. 4, 1972 as amended at 37 FR 17388, Aug. 26, 1972; 39 FR 10899, Mar. 22, 1974; 41 FR 11290, Mar. 18, 1976; 43 FR 56858, Dec 4, 1978. (Author)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Supersedes report dated Jan 73, AD-758 427.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Wyle Laboratories

    128 Maryland Street
    El Segundo, CA  United States  90245

    United States Coast Guard

    2100 Second Street, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20593
  • Publication Date: 1980-7

Media Info

  • Pagination: 75 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00326240
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: USCG-B-003-80
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-CG-12377-A
  • Files: NTIS
  • Created Date: Dec 11 2002 12:00AM