Wave Tank Videos from Japan

Discussion in 'Stability' started by kach22i, May 9, 2007.

  1. kach22i
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    http://nrife.fra.affrc.go.jp/index_e.html
    National Research Institute of Fisheries Engineering
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    Capsizing Model Experiments
    WAVE TANK VIDEOS FROM JAPAN
    http://nrife.fra.affrc.go.jp/plant/kaiyou/capsizing-e.html

    From that same site, look in the background. Do you see a yellow WIG? I think the red thing is just a raft (for people to retrieve models), not a hovercraft.

    http://nrife.fra.affrc.go.jp/topics/200704...s_20070426.html
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    http://nrife.fra.affrc.go.jp/topics/200704...s_20070427.html
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    EDIT
    In English................ :)

    http://nrife.fra.affrc.go.jp/plant/plant_e.html
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    http://nrife.fra.affrc.go.jp/plant/kaiyou/kaiyou_e.html
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    I think there is one of these in Oregon to see how big wave from an offshore eartquake will hit the west coast.

    Towing Tank:
    http://nrife.fra.affrc.go.jp/plant/gyosen/gyosen_e.html
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    Very interesting posts kachi, thanks.
    Charlie, clean up the mess! :p
    Cheers.
     
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    Sorry, problems with upload link, I pushed "enter" several times. :eek: :eek:
     

  6. kach22i
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    FYI: Japanese Video

    I could only get the small versions of the Quick-Time videos to work on my computer. Still worth watch even at such a small size.
     
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