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Posts tagged ship

June 24, 2011

 

a ship's wake

The Physics Behind A Ship’s Wake

There's physics and science behind a ship's wake.

February 10, 2005

 

Anchors Away, Me Boys–but How Far?

What happens if you throw your anchor overboard and there isn't enough chain to reach the bottom? Does the anchor haul you down with it?

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