waterjet; inlet; pump; steering; reversing; propulsion; model
This report is a review of waterjet propulsion model testing technology. Scaling laws are reviewed and issues specific to testing inlets, pumps and steering and reversing gear are addressed. Instrumentation and equipment required for model testing waterjets are described.
National Research Council of Canada. Institute for Marine Dynamics
St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
Contractor Report (National Research Council of Canada. Institute for Marine Dynamics), no. CR-1996-05 (1996).