Proceedings Magazine - 1881 Vol 7/1/15

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The construction of war ships has within the last forty years undergone many changes; among these have been the abandonment of sails as a sole means of propulsion, and the substitution of steam as...

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Deflecting Armor

The construction of war ships has within the last forty years undergone many changes; among these have been the abandonment of sails as a sole...

The Recent Investigations of the Gulf Stream by the U. S. Coast and Geodetic Steamer Blake

I consider it a great honor to be connected in any way with the investigation of this great river of the ocean, and it will give me pleasure to...

The Type of (I) Armored Vessel, (II) Cruiser, Best Suited to the Present Needs of the United States

"Aut Caesar, aut nullus."

 

Professional Notes

The Effect of Great Cold Upon Magnetism.

An investigation upon the magnetic condition of steel and upon the magnetic...

The Type of (I) Armored Vessel, (II) Cruiser, Best Suited to the Present Needs of the United States

"In via virtute via nulla.''

 

Mr. President and Gentlemen:—

The attention of this Institute has been...

Repairing a Broken Crank with Wire Rope.

The following description of the temporary repairs made to the broken cranks of the U. S. S. Pensacola, by Passed Assistant Engineer Geo. W....


 
 

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