Model-Scale/Full-Scale Ice Resistance Correlation for the CCG R-Class Icebreakers

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleLaboratory Memorandum
Subjectice resistance; model test; model correlation
AbstractModel-scale/full-scale correlation of 1/20 scale R-class model with two friction coefficients is described. The model data correlates well if the hull ice friction is about 0.06 for a new ship and at about 0.09 for an in-service hull.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Institute for Marine Dynamics
PlaceSt. John's, NL
AffiliationNRC Institute for Ocean Technology; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number5353
NPARC number8895919
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Record identifiera384ba2c-c95e-451d-ab49-3c57751bdccc
Record created2009-04-22
Record modified2016-10-03
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