## an outline of ship building, theoretical and practical |

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An Outline of Ship Building: Theoretical and Practical (Classic Reprint) Theodore D. Wilson No preview available - 2016 |

An Outline of Ship Building, Theoretical and Practical ... Theodore Delavan Wilson No preview available - 2006 |

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abaft after-body angle angle-irons base-line batten beams berth-deck bevel bevelling-edge body body-plan bolts bowsprit breadth bulkhead butts called cant cant-timbers capstan caulking centre of buoyancy centre of gravity centre-line coaks composite ships copper curve deadwood deck depth diagonal displacement distance edge equal fastened feet floor fore fore-and-aft fore-body forward frame greatest diameter gun-deck half-breadth plan harpins head heel holes horizontal inches inside intersection iron keel keelson knees knight-heads launching length load-water-line load-water-section longitudinal lower marked mast midship mizzen-mast moment of inertia mould-loft moulds multiplied naval naval architect obtained one-half ordinates perpendicular pieces placed plane plank plates port-sill rabbet ribbands riveted rudder sails scarphs secured sheer sheer-lines sheer-plan ship side spar-deck speed square stem stern stern-post strakes surface thickness timbers tons top-gallant topmast transom transverse upper vertical vessel water-line water-section weight yard

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Page 62 - ... points of division, and also at the upper and lower points of the depth, extending each measurement to the average thickness of that part of the ceiling which is between the points of...

Page 64 - ... and multiply by it the mean horizontal area, and the product will be the cubical contents of the space; divide this product by...

Page 63 - ... by two ; add these products together, and to the sum add the first and last if they yield anything; multiply the quantity thus obtained by one-third of the common interval between the areas, and the product will be the cubical contents of the space under the tonnage deck...

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