RECOMMENDED VEHICLE CONCEPTS FOR WATERJET PROPELLED HIGH-PERFORMANCE VEHICLES

A rapid method is developed for providing first order estimates of the smooth water powering and weight characteristics of SES, hydrofoil, and planing craft concepts employing waterjet propulsors. A computer program utilizing this method and applicable to SES concepts is included.

  • Corporate Authors:

    David Taylor Naval Ship R&D Center

    Ship Performance Department
    Bethesda, MD  USA  20084
  • Authors:
    • Ravenscroft, LTJ
    • Mathis, P B
  • Publication Date: 1974-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 56 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00090818
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SPD-572-01 Final Rpt.
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 26 1975 12:00AM