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Scoop circulation. Scoops and their influence on condensing equipment.

By: [Naval Engineering] GOSNELL, H. Allen.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, etc.:, Simmons-Boardman; London: Simpkin Marshall, (1931).: 1931

Seller ID: S2418


196 x 125 mm. Small 8vo. xi, 69 pp. Frontis., 2 illus., 23 figs. Gilt-stamped red cloth; inner hinge cracked. Very good. Scoop circulation is a method of circulating condensing water in such a manner that the moderate speed of a ship will cause a projection to "scoop" sea water into the condenser without the use of the circulating pump. This was an important method of designing fast naval vessels from 1892 to the 1930s. View more info