Practical rules for ascertaining the deviations of the compass caused by the iron in a ship

by Great Britain. Hydrographic Dept.

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  • Compass.,
  • Magnetism of ships.

Edition Notes

Statementpublished by order of the Lords commissioners of the Admiralty.
ContributionsBurndy Library,
LC ClassificationsQC849 .G76 1852
The Physical Object
Pagination14, [2] p., 1 leaf of plates ;
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7007166M
LC Control Number09010403

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Admiralty Manual for ascertaining and applying the Deviations of the Compass caused by Iron in a ship. Edited by F. Evans and Archibald Smith. [With a preface by I. W., i.e. John Washington.] [Anonymous, Evans, Frederick John Owen Sir K. B., Anon] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Admiralty Manual For Ascertaining And Applying The Deviations Of The Compass Caused By The Iron In A Ship Author: Bern Dibner. Practical rules for ascertaining and applying the deviations of the compass caused by the iron in a ship.

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In the analysis of the Deviation Tables, I have employed Mr. Archibald Smith's formula for computing the magnetic coefficients, as deduced from Poisson's General Equations given in the Supplement to the "Practical Rules for ascertaining and applying the Deviations of the Compass caused by the Iron in a Ship," furnished to Her Majesty's Ships.

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Clicking on the Order now button below will open the ordering form in a new window which will allow you to enter the details of your request. George Biddell Airy (–) invented the first successful mechanical system of compass correction inat a time when iron ship-building, especially for steam-driven vessels, had become.

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If an iron ship be swung when upright for deviation, and the mean horizontal and vertical magnetic forces at the compass positions be also observed in different parts of the world, mathematical analysis shows that the deviations are caused partly by the permanent magnetism of hard iron, partly by the transient induced magnetism of soft iron.

The Magnetism of Ships. Flinders first showed (see Flinders's Voyage, vol. appx. ii.) that the abnormal values of the variation observed in the wood-built ships of his day was due to deviation of the compass caused by the iron in the ship; that the deviation was zero when the ship's head was near the north and south points; that it.

Compass deviation is caused by _____. magnetism from the earth's magnetic field B. misalignment of the compass C. magnetism within the vessel D.

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Your vessel is steaming at knots on a course of °T. “The true view is that the departure from the voyage contracted to be made is a breach by the ship owner of the contract, a breach of such a serious character that, however slight the deviation, the other party to the contract is entitled to treat it as going to the root of the contract, and to declare himself as no longer bound by any of the contract terms.”/5.

correcting Sentence Examples. of observing the deviation solely for the purposes of correcting the indications of the compass when disturbed by the iron of the ship, Trans., ) deduced his method of correcting the compass by permanent magnets and soft iron.

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Though Downie and others recorded iron's disturbing effects, they failed to link compass deviations arising from changes in the ship's head with the presence of shipboard iron. The research of Matthew Flinders, William Bain, and others in the early nineteenth century slowly altered the understanding of.

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Peregrinus in made notable improvements in the compass, including a pivot suspension for the needle, a graduation, a lubber line, and an azimuth bar for sighting on the. A semicircular protractor of metal for measuring the inclination of vents, or for ascertaining their deviation from the guide.

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