Efektywność pracy sterów strumieniowych na „Darze Młodzieży” i „Horyzoncie II”

Bow thrusters performances on s/v „Dar Młodzieży” and t/v „Horyzont II”

Wojciech Więckiewicz         


In the years 2009–2011 some research works carried out over effectiveness of bow thrusters fit-ted in s/v “Dar Młodzieży” and t/v “Horyzont II”, owner – Gdynia Maritime University. Angular velocity of rotation at zero speed of advance as well as at maneuvering speed have been measured – as the result of using bow thrusters, but with vessel’s rudder amidship.


W latach 2009–2011 przeprowadzono badania efektywności pracy sterów strumieniowych zamontowanych na statkach szkolnych Akademii Morskiej w Gdyni: „Dar Młodzieży” i „Horyzont II”. Pomierzone zostały prędkości kątowe rotacji niepłynących statków pod wpływem pracy sterów strumieniowych oraz prędkości cyrkulacji statków płynących naprzód z prędkościami manewrowymi przy pracy wyłącznie sterów strumieniowych, ale bez wychylania płetw sterów zaśrubowych statków.

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Citation pattern: Więckiewicz W., Efektywność pracy sterów strumieniowych na „Darze Młodzieży” i „Horyzoncie II”, Scientific Journal of Gdynia Maritime University, No. 69, pp. 123-134, 2011

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