Systematic investigation of coating application methods and soft paint types to detect cavitation erosion on marine propellers


Aktas B., Usta O. , Atlar M.

APPLIED OCEAN RESEARCH, vol.94, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 94
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.apor.2019.101868
  • Title of Journal : APPLIED OCEAN RESEARCH

Abstract

Cavitation erosion is perhaps the most detrimental result of the cavitation on propellers, which results in an increase in noise and vibration characteristics, loss of propeller performance as well as high maintenance costs.