inclining experiment

inclining experiment

[in′klīn·iŋ ik‚sper·ə·mənt]
(naval architecture)
An experimental determination of the weight of a ship and of the position of its center of gravity, in which a known weight, already aboard, is moved a measured distance perpendicular to the ship's centerline plane, and the resulting angle of list is measured.
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Unscheduled repairs to the taskforce supply Class 702 Berlin (assistance when heeling), including appropriate technical content revisions include - Assistance in the inclining experiment,- Opening, closing and cleaning of bunker tanks and cells- Racks weights,- Gather and document additional and reduced weights on board.
An inclining experiment was carried out while afloat on the sea.
The shipyard will offer detail engineering, procure approximately 1,506 tonnes of steel for hull, spuds, jack house and spud guides, foundations and other outfit steel, carry out outfitting, surface preparation and painting, installing equipment, spuds, electrical cables and lighting, load out, inclining experiment and sea fastening for sail out.
The shipyard will offer detail engineering, procure approximately 1506 tonnes of steel for hull, spuds, jack house and spud guides, foundations and other outfit steel, carry out outfitting, surface preparation and painting, installing equipment, spuds, electrical cables and lighting, load out, inclining experiment and sea fastening for sail out.
Based on your ship's current inclining experiment, FCCS will provide optimal stability recommendations.
Repair or the paint coatings on E[pounds sterling]W- and UW-hull,- Removal and installation and repair of the Voith Schneider Propeller system,- Maintenance work on the AnDiMot type: MB 837 A,- Maintenance work on the EDiMot type: MWM RHS,- Assistance in the implementation of an inclining experiment.
Demand-oriented repair of lock weapons testing boat class 741 Wilhelm Pullwer held inter alia - Repair or coats of paint on the E[pounds sterling]W- and underwater hull,- Removal and installation and repair of the Voith Schneider Propeller system,- Maintenance work on the AnDiMot Type: MB 837 A,- Maintenance work on the EDiMot Type: MWM RHS,- Assistance in the implementation of an inclining experiment.