What influences rigid inflatable boat motions?


Townsend, N.C., Wilson, P.A. and Austen, S. (2008) What influences rigid inflatable boat motions? At 8th Symposium on High Speed Marine Vehicles (HSMV 2008), Italy. 21 - 23 May 2008.

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This paper presents results of full scale and model scale RIB experiments identifying the influences of speed, ballast, wave height, encounter frequency and tube pressure on the motion responses of RNLI Atlantic RIBs. A discussion of the results and the influences on the motions is made with a description of the typical motion responses, measures to describe the motion and the effect of the motions on the occupants.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Venue - Dates: 8th Symposium on High Speed Marine Vehicles (HSMV 2008), Italy, 2008-05-21 - 2008-05-23
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Organisations: Fluid Structure Interactions Group
ePrint ID: 50932
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20 January 2008Submitted
12 April 2008Published
Date Deposited: 22 Apr 2008
Last Modified: 16 Apr 2017 18:07
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URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/50932

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