Proceedings Magazine - 1881 Vol 7/2/16

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This paper contains some of the most prominent features of the Scandinavian experiments with submarine mines. I have obtained this information from my translation of the official reports entitled...

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  • Scandinavian Experiments with Submarine Mines
    Lieut. W. H. Beehler

    This paper contains some of the most prominent features of the Scandinavian experiments with submarine mines. I have obtained this information from my translation of the official reports entitled:

    “Rapport over Forsæg...

  • Discussion on the Prize Essay of 1880
    Charles Belknap

    "The Naval Policy of the United States."

     

  • A Proposed Armament for the Navy
    Commo. E. Simpson

    My object in addressing the Institute is to ask its attention to the consideration of the important subject of the ordnance of the Navy, and to suggest some ideas which may assist to lead to general agreement upon this great "want of the...

  • Professional Notes: Deflecting Armor
    N. B. Clark

    To obtain the best results deflecting armor should have a hard, smooth surface, and possess sufficient rigidity to turn the ends of shot and bring them sidewise against it; the great penetration obtained by elongated shot is due to the...

  • Professional Notes: The Bomb that Killed the Czar
    C. E. Manning

    Since the assassination of the Czar we have looked with interest for a description of the weapon used by the assassin as it was rumored it was of novel construction and of great power. All attempted descriptions that we have met have...

  • Reviews
    W. W. Kimball

    No publication will be noticed under this head, unless a copy to be deposited in the library of the Institute is sent to the Corresponding Secretary, at Annapolis, Md. All reviews must be signed by the writer.

    The Nordenfelt Machine...

  • Bibliographic Notices

    BIBLIOGRAPHIC NOTICES.


 
 

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