Comparison of Neptune and Datawell Directional Wave Buoy Data Acquired Fall 2004

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleLaboratory Memorandum
SubjectDirectional wave buoys
AbstractThis report provides a comparison of directional wave data acquired from a Neptune Sciences, Inc. Sentry Wave Buoy and a Datawell Waverider Mark II Wave Buoy moored off St. John?s, NL during three fishing vessel seakeeping trials carried out in the fall of 2004. The two directional wave buoys along with their moorings are described in detail; the wave statistics are compiled and overall performance of the buoys compared.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute for Ocean Technology
PlaceSt. John's, NL
AffiliationNRC Institute for Ocean Technology; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number6268
NPARC number8895769
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Record identifier3e8b85c7-7e68-40d2-ae8a-f9b96cf2995d
Record created2009-04-22
Record modified2016-10-03
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