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Flashcards in MOORING, ANCHORING, AND TOWING Deck (9):
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TOWING CAPABILITIES

CAPABLE OF BEING TOWED BUT NOT TOWING
MAX SPEED 10 KTS WHILE BEING TOWED

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TOWING HAWSER CHARACTERISTICS

ABS-APPROVED 40 MM SYNTHETIC FIBER ROPE
300 FT (92 M) LONG
80000 LBF (356 KN) MINIMUM BREAKING STRENGTH

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TOW RIGGING

TWO MOORING LINES WITH SHACKLE IN MANUFACTURED EYE USED TO FORM A BRIDLE
TOWING VESSEL TOW ROPE MIN 410 FT (125 M)
ENTIRE TOWING ASSEMBLY MIN 656 FT (200 M)

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MOORING CAPSTAN CAPABILITIES

4 X MOORING CAPSTANS
9 MT RATING
PULLS AT 19 M/MIN
TWO SPEEDS
POWERED BY HPUS

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ANCHOR CHARACTERISTICS

LISTER CHAIN AND FORGE MARK 2 LWT
GALVANIZED STEEL
2756 LBS (1250 KG)

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ANCHOR RODE CHARACTERISTICS

LISTER CHAIN AND FORGE CHAIN AND WIRE ROPE
GALVANIZED STEEL ANCHOR CHAIN, 1-7/8 IN DIAMETER AND 11.48 FT (3.5 M) IN LENGTH
GALVANIZED STEEL WIRE ROPE, 1.75 IN DIAMETER AND 1286 FT (392 M) IN LENGTH

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ANCHOR WINCH CHARACTERISTICS

WINCH RATED AT 37094 LBS (165 N) AT 30 FPM (9 MPM) ON FIRST LAYER
BRAKE HOLDS 212800 LBS (947 N) ON BARE DRUM

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MOORING FITTINGS

16 X ALUMINUM BITTS
9 X ALUMINUM CHOCKS

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MOORING LINE EQUIPAGE

SPECTRA MOORING LINES
1 X 600 FT WITH 80-90K LB MBS
2 X 300 FT WITH 58-70K LB MBS
8 X 200 FT WITH 58-70K LB MBS