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  • Alvin titanium electrical penetrator design, manufacture, and testing : interim report 

    Sharp, Arnold G.; Walden, Barrie B.; Hosom, David S. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1976-05)
    Under the U.S. Navy's Project TITANES a new titanium alloy pressure hull has been designed, built, and installed for use in the deep-submersible ALVIN. The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution was assigned the task of ...
  • Design curves for oceanographic pressure-resistant housings 

    Sharp, Arnold G. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1981-08)
    Curves have been prepared to serve as a guide in designing externally pressurized cylindrical and spherical housings and flat end closures. The plots show wall thickness-to-diameter ratio as a function of collapse depth ...
  • Tests of propellers for Alvin side propulsion units 

    Sharp, Arnold G.; Sullivan, James R. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1967-07)
    Full scale dynamometer tests were run on a series of unshrouded propellers in the range of propeller diameters considered practical for use on the side propulsion units of the research submarine ALVIN. Measurements taken ...