Model Study of the Outlet Structures for the Wappapello Dam

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This memorandum constitutes a final report of the study performed at the U. S. Waterways Experiment Station on a model of the outlet works for the Wappapello Dam The model was built undistorted to the linear scale ratio, model-to-prototype, of 1 to 25. The general purpose of the model study was to check the hydraulic characteristics of all elements in the design of the outlet works, and to develop means of correcting any uneconomic, unsafe, or undesirable conditions.

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[199] p. : ill., graphs ; 28 cm.

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Waterways Experiment Station (U.S.) August 15, 1938.

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  • Main Title: Model Study of the Outlet Structures for the Wappapello Dam
  • Added Title: U.S. Waterways Experiment Station Technical Memorandum Number 134-1
  • Series Title: U.S. Waterways Experiment Station Reports

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This memorandum constitutes a final report of the study performed at the U. S. Waterways Experiment Station on a model of the outlet works for the Wappapello Dam The model was built undistorted to the linear scale ratio, model-to-prototype, of 1 to 25. The general purpose of the model study was to check the hydraulic characteristics of all elements in the design of the outlet works, and to develop means of correcting any uneconomic, unsafe, or undesirable conditions.

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[199] p. : ill., graphs ; 28 cm.

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Waterways Experiment Station (U.S.). Model Study of the Outlet Structures for the Wappapello Dam, report, August 15, 1938; Vicksburg, Mississippi. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc303865/: accessed November 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.