Planing of Watercraft

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The present report deals with the processes accompanying the planing of a planing boat or a seaplane on water . The study is largely based upon theoretical investigations; mathematical problems and proofs are not discussed. To analyze theoreticaly actual planing processes, giving due consideration to all aspects of the problem, is probably not possible. The theories therefore treat various simple limiting cases, which in their entirety give a picture of the planing processes and enable the interpretation of the experimental results. The discussion is concerned with the stationary planing attitude: the boat planes at a constant speed V on an ... continued below

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Wagner, Herbert April 1, 1948.

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The present report deals with the processes accompanying the planing of a planing boat or a seaplane on water . The study is largely based upon theoretical investigations; mathematical problems and proofs are not discussed. To analyze theoreticaly actual planing processes, giving due consideration to all aspects of the problem, is probably not possible. The theories therefore treat various simple limiting cases, which in their entirety give a picture of the planing processes and enable the interpretation of the experimental results. The discussion is concerned with the stationary planing attitude: the boat planes at a constant speed V on an originally smooth surface.

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  • Jahrbuch der Schiffbautechnik; Volume 34; 205-227

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  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/20030065926 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-TM-1139
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 20030065926
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc63950

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  • April 1, 1948

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Wagner, Herbert. Planing of Watercraft, report, April 1, 1948; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc63950/: accessed October 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.