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...