TRANSACTIONS OF THE INSTITUTION OF NAVAL ARCHITECTS VOLUME LXX
by R.W. Dana
Published by Institution Of Naval Architects. 1928
Very good condition. Large format, blue cloth. Folding b/w plans. The Present Position of the Question of Fuel for Ships; Bending and Loading of Ships; A Note on Experimental Diesel Engines; The Design and Propulsion of Fast Double-ended Screw Vessels; Further Notes on the Relative Strength of Fine and Full Cargo Vessels; An Experimental Comparison of the Performance of Model Propellers working in Air and in Water; Stresses in the Hulls of Stranded Vessels; The Effective I of H.M.S. Wolf; Some Modern Developments in Rigid Airship Construction; Experiments on the Propulsion of a Single-Screw Ship Model; The Vortex Theory of Propellers and its Application to the Wake Conditions existing behind a Ship; Cavitation; Statistical Analysis of Voyage Abstracts.
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