drift speed

drift speed

[′drift ‚spēd]
(electricity)
Average speed at which electrons or ions progress through a medium.
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And to that point, Power-Pole's Drift Paddle accessories allow even greater control over drift speed and direction.
However, the Authors actually assume the classical electron flow along wires as the meaning of electric current in wires, and claim that this current travels along the conductors at the speed of light even though the drift speed of electrons in the wires is a snail's pace (e.
Before the presentation of the model, the distribution of drift speed over space through survey needs to be given for description of drift behavior through CA modeling.
The more perpendicular to the boat or wading position the cast is, the more effect drift speed has.
Ship drift speed under the perpendicular wind direction to ships
Drift speed has to be strictly controlled, and rigging has to match speed.
The fragments then drift through a vacuum, with the drift speed depending on each fragment's mass.
Judging the drift speed in the 5 to 10 knot breeze, we decided on 1/8-ounce egg sinkers, rigged knocker style, to keep the strips right over the grass tips.
Try to keep drift speed as slow as possible with the assistance of an electric tolling motor and driftsocks.
Port gate navigation is dangerous to ships at the time of strong cross-directional winds, because the wind's velocity reaches above 15 m/s and forms a lateral flow (along the coast) and the drift speed of a large vessel can reach up to 3/4 knots, i.
This means you choose a sinking lure--a jig or swimbait--that will get down quickly enough to allow you to fish it back at your drift speed, which will vary with the wind and current.