1:8 R-class model ice tests : resistance and captive experiments

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleContractor Report; no. CR-1990-19
Physical description14 p.
SubjectR-class; icebreaker; ice model; ice resistance; captive model; ice piece size
AbstractIcebreaking experiments with a 1:8 scale model of the R-class icebreaker included level ice resistance tests for the condition of free hull and restrained hull. Resistance results as well as hull motions and motion restraining forces, and bow breaking ice piece size data, are presented.
PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute for Marine Dynamics
PlaceSt. John's, NL
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada; NRC Institute for Ocean Technology
Peer reviewedYes
NRC number5930
NPARC number8896061
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Record identifier2d60c40c-f658-40a0-85dd-a8aac51b14b7
Record created2009-04-22
Record modified2016-10-03
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