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An Outline of Ship Building: Theoretical and Practical (Classic Reprint)
Theodore D. Wilson
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Page 63 - ... multiply the quantity thus obtained by one-third of the common interval between the breadths, and the product shall be deemed the transverse area.
Page 62 - ... one-third of the round of the beam ; divide the length so taken into the number of equal parts required by the following table, according to the class in such table to which the ship belongs : TABLE.
Page 62 - ... points of division, and also at the upper and lower points of the depth, extending each measurement to the average thickness of that part of the ceiling which is between the points of...
Page 64 - ... and multiply by it the mean horizontal area, and the product will be the cubical contents of the space; divide this product by...
Page 63 - ... by two ; add these products together, and to the sum add the first and last if they yield anything; multiply the quantity thus obtained by one-third of the common interval between the areas, and the product will be the cubical contents of the space under the tonnage deck...