Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects Volume 1-35

Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects Volume 1-35

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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. 1881 edition. Excerpt: ...Leakage of electricity from...... xxv, 20 ii Time occupied in charg-ing...... xxv, 20 i, Used for propelling launches... xxv, 17 Weight of... xxv, 23, 27, 28, And steam launches compared, xxv, 22,24,25,26 Launob, description of... xxv, 17 et seq. Machinery, weight of, per brake horse power............ xxv, 26 Primary batteries, advantages of, for propelling launches...... xxv, 17, Tension, Board of Trade limit of... xxv, 21 E i ctricity, advantages of, for driviDg lifeboats xxv, 23 At present (1884) unsuited to the pro-pulsion of torpedo-boats... xxv, 25, 27 E emeLtary education in naval architecture, action of Council regarding...... xxiii, xix Elgar, Professor, services of, on Load-line Com-mittee...... xxvii, xxi, xxii Appointment to represent the Institution on Load-line Com-mit lee...... xxv, xix Energy consumed in wave-making...... xxii, 224 Engine economy, value of, to war-ships... xxvi, 12, Efficiency, effect of cylinder condensa-tion on...... xxiii, 31, 39; xxviii, 134, Friction (initial), determination of, by progressive speed trials xxiii, 191, 203, 210 Engines and boilers of H.M.S.S. Satellite and Conqueror, particulars of...... xxiv, 69 Engines and steam accumulator for working hydraulic machinery...... xxv, 159 Experience with triple expansion, xxvi, 141 et seq., Marine, weight of, per indicated horse power............xxvi, 278 Modern marine, piston speeds of xxvi, 279, 281 Use of steel in... xxvi, 279, Of second-class torpedo-boats, speed of xxvii, 241 The Livadia, arrangement of... xxii, 258 Various types of, economy of water consumption in...... xxiii, 44, Tiiple expansion, of the S S....show more

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  • English
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  • 1236552539
  • 9781236552532