The female vessel
Why a vessel is addressed as "she"?
Because to be in 'shape' it wears "breast hook".
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A man stuck in a small sailboat on a lake throws a stone overboard. It sinks to the bottom of the lake.What will...
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@PAR yes I am a student and its for research purposes,actually nothing related with lifeboat.
I just want to include an...
I wonder what is the material used for construction of a lifeboat.
What is its density?
For a closed dumb lifeboat (dimension 10x3.5x3.5)...
@sharpii2 But SWATH's so called "twin hulls" do not project outwards from their main body to this extend.
And as they call it as a aircraft...
I can say about the propulsion of a ship.
When propeller rotates water is taken from its back to the face side which creates a...
Where will be the AP and FP for a barge which is a perfect rectangular block?
But what about the rolling? Looks like the vessel is more prone to rolling motion.
I have been designing a inland ro ro barge of 17 m length
I HAVE USED THE FOLLOWING FORMULAS FOR RUDDER DESIGN
Rudder Area (A1) =5.5% of (L*T)...
I have no industrial experience. I have only knowledge from books.
I am little bit confused between the terms "building slip", "building...
May anybody here please explain "bearding line", what is its significance?
I have completed my naval architecture and offshore engineering degree.
Is there any courses to become a marine surveyor? If there which all...
This is my first design venture. And now I know this is an utter failure
:( . Thank you for your comments gentlemen :)
This is a small craft I have designed. It may be used for rescue purposes,pleasure or for water sports. Do you gentlemen find any...
@JEHERDIMAN: Sir, whether the bilge diagonal a mirror image of the waterline? What i meant is if we take diagonal 1 to consideration, is it a...
In every drawing, in the half breadth view there is "bilge diagonal". Why it is actually drawn, what is the purpose of that?