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Navy ship propulsion

Navy ship propulsion

viability of new engine program in question : report to the Chairman, Subcommittee on Military Research and Development, Committee on National Security, House of Representatives

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington, D.C. (P.O. Box 37050, Washington 20013) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ship propulsion,
  • Marine engineering -- United States,
  • Gas-turbines

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesViability of new engine program in question
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination25 p.
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14996926M

    An evaluation was conducted of the various propulsion motors being considered for electric ship propulsion. The benefit of such an evaluation is that all of the propulsion options being con-sidered by the U.S. Navy have been described in one document. The AC induction motor, ACCited by: 6. Accepts up to a " (85mm) propeller. Sand to exact curvature of your ship. Rudders to work with this nozzle found here: HAR Availability: Usually ships the next business day. Split Rudder, 1/Pack. This is referred to as a "split rudder" because of the dual sections. The smaller, top section gets embedded into the hull for a secure fit.


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