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" ... the surface, and skims over instead of' cutting the water. The moment the towing line is slacked off, the boat sinks to her usual depth, and of course brings herself up immediately, owing to the increased resistance of the additional column of water,... "
Remarks on Canal Navigation, Illustrative of the Advantages of the Use of ... - Page 17
by Sir William Fairbairn - 1831 - 93 pages
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Newton's London Journal of Arts and Sciences: Being Record of the Progress ...

William Newton, Charles Frederick Partington - Industrial arts - 1831
...Mr. Grahame, ' is by the supposition, that at a high rate of velocity, the flat boat rises towards the surface, and skims over, instead of cutting the...she must cut. On the other hand, when moving at a quick rate, and skimming near the surface of the water, the lahour of the horse is diminished in proportion...
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The London journal of arts and sciences (and repertory of patent inventions ...

William Newton - 1831
...Mr. Grahame, ' is by the supposition, that at a high rate of velocity, the flat boat rises towards the surface, and skims over, instead of cutting the...she must cut .On the other hand, when moving at a quick rate, and skimming near the surface of. the water, the labour of; the. horse is diminished in...
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th ..., Volume 3

United States. Congress. House - United States - 1832
...the surface, and skims over instead of cutting the water. The moment the towing line is slacked of, the boat sinks to her usual depth, and of course brings...rate, and skimming near the surface of the water, the labor of the horse is diminished in proportion to the diminution of the column of water displaced,...
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Report on Steam Carriages, Issue 1

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Select Committee on Steam Carriages - Canals - 1832 - 346 pages
...the surface, and skims over instead of cutting the water. The moment the towing line is slacked of, the boat sinks to her usual depth, and of course brings...must cut. On the other hand, when moving at a high rale, and skinyning near the surface of the water, the labor of the horse is diminished in proportion...
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The Southern Review, Volume 8

Southern States - 1832
...these experiments) is by the supposition, that at a high rate of velocity the flat boat rises towards the surface, and skims over instead of cutting the...the towing line is slacked off, the boat sinks to the usual depth, and of course brings herself up immediately, owing to the increased resistance of...
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The Southern Review, Volume 8

Southern States - 1832
...at a high rate of velocity the flat bout rises towards the surface, and skims over instead of cuttmg the water. The moment the towing line is slacked off, the boat sinks to the usual depth, and of course brings herself up immediately, owing to the increased resistance of...
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