Some recent developments in propeller and propulsion configuration are outlined, including tip vortex free, contrarotating, overlapping and tandem propellers; vane wheels; stators; flow devices; and controllable versus fixed pitch propellers. Special attention is given to reducing vibration and increasing efficiency.

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    • Journal article
  • Authors:
    • Patience, G
  • Publication Date: 1990

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  • Accession Number: 00661375
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Technical Information Facility
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 1994 12:00AM