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Large Cavitation Tunnel Since1978

Used in the evaluation of fluid capacity in relation to ship-propeller-rudder interactions and cavitation tests of propellers.

Dimension
60m×22.5m×6.5m(L×H×W), Sectional area : 12.5m×1.8m×2.8m(L×H×W)
Achievement
Vm= 16.5m/s
Function : Interaction between hull, thruster, rudder and appendages, Propeller cavitation inception speed test
Achievement :
- Design and test capacity of high value-added merchant ship propeller
- Test capacity of special ship propeller such as large scale and small scale high speed vessels and Korean type submarines