MATHEMATICAL SHIP LOFTING AND NUMERICAL CONTROL OF SHIPYARD FABRICATING EQUIPMENT. VOLUME 2, PART 2. OPERATING MANUAL, APPENDIX A THROUGH C

A method of fairing ships' hulls and obtaining a surface equation representing the ship's hull through the use of linear programming is presented. Methods for producing loft data from this equation are also presented. Operation of the mathematical lofting system is described. Instructions for the computer programs and program listings are given. (Author)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See MRIS #027572, AD-406712, Mathematical Ship Lofting, Part 2; Operating Manual, Appendix D through K; and MRIS #027576, Volume 6.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Todd Shipyards Corporation

    Los Angeles Division
    San Pedro, CA  USA 
  • Publication Date: 1963-3

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  • Accession Number: 00027571
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: TR1001 Final Rpt
  • Contract Numbers: Nobs 4427
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 9 1973 12:00AM