MNL34

    Chapter 8-Zero Relative Velocity Skimmers

    Published: Oct 1998

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    Abstract

    Zero relative velocity (ZRV) Skimmers are rope mop devices used in catamaran hull vessels. A series of separate ropes (generally four to six) are arranged between the hulls. They are allowed to hang loosely on the water surface and are rotated aft at a velocity close to the forward speed of the vessel. Velocity of the ropes relative to the oil on the water is close to zero.


    Paper ID: MNL10694M

    Committee/Subcommittee: F20.11

    DOI: 10.1520/MNL10694M


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    ISBN10: 0-8031-2078-8
    ISBN13: 978-0-8031-2078-5