Rules for Building and Classing Vessels; Including Rules for the Construction of Steam Machinery & for the Installation of Electric Lighting & Power Apparatus on Shipboard

Rules for Building and Classing Vessels; Including Rules for the Construction of Steam Machinery & for the Installation of Electric Lighting & Power Apparatus on Shipboard

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900 edition. Excerpt: ...and be secured thereto with angle bars of the scantling specified for deck stringer angle bars in Table No. 4. 3. Where the frames do not pass through a deck stringer plate, the angle bars for securing it to skin plating must be continuous, and have suitable angle bar scarph pieces fitted and riveted in their throat in such fashion as to properly secure the butts. 4. Where a stringer angle bar would be weakened by cutting it for a scupper, the continuity of strength must be maintained by reen forcing the angle bar flange in way of scupper hole, in such fashion as to preserve at least its normal sectional area. 5. The stringer plate on a raised quarter, or foredeck, to be in all respects equal in scantling, angle bars and fitting to that required for a main deck, and the diminish in width and thickness of the stringer plate, before and abaft half the vessel's length amidships, to be in all respects similar to that allowed on those of a continuous main deck. 6. Vessels with hurricane decks, full poops, inclosed bridge houses, or topgallant forecastles, to have the deck stringer plate for these superstructures for one-half the vessel's length amidships, the width and thickness specified for hurricane deck stringers in Table No. 6; before and abaft the half length amidships, the width and thickness may gradually diminish to that specified for ends. Angle bars for attaching foregoing stringer plates to outside plating, also forming margin of deck flats, on vessels having a rounded form of gunwale to be the scantling specified in Table No. 4. The width of deck stringer plates on a deck with a rounded form of gunwale to be measured from inside edge of round. 7. A deck or hold stringer plate through which frames, or frames and reverse frames pass, must...show more

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  • Paperback | 66 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 136g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236593073
  • 9781236593078