A Laboratory Development of Cavitation-Free Baffle Piers, Bluestone Dam, New River, West Virginia

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Results of model studies to determine the extent of destructive cavitation action (if any) in the stilling-basin elements at the Bluestone Dam in New River, West Virginia. The study also intended to develop means of correcting any conditions in the basin if needed.

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[112] p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Waterways Experiment Station (U.S.) March 1948.

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  • Main Title: A Laboratory Development of Cavitation-Free Baffle Piers, Bluestone Dam, New River, West Virginia
  • Added Title: U.S. Waterways Experiment Station Technical Memorandum No. 2-243
  • Series Title: U.S. Waterways Experiment Station Reports

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Results of model studies to determine the extent of destructive cavitation action (if any) in the stilling-basin elements at the Bluestone Dam in New River, West Virginia. The study also intended to develop means of correcting any conditions in the basin if needed.

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[112] p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Waterways Experiment Station (U.S.). A Laboratory Development of Cavitation-Free Baffle Piers, Bluestone Dam, New River, West Virginia, report, March 1948; Vicksburg, Mississippi. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc303867/: accessed November 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.