This report presents the findings of a feasibility study on the application of an optical line-of-sight data link between the carriage of the clearwater towing tank and a stationary computer. Personnel safety and the effects of carriage motion are highlighted. A commercially available product costing about $20k has been recommended.
National Research Council of Canada. Institute for Marine Dynamics
St. John's, Newfoundland
Laboratory Memorandum (National Research Council of Canada. Institute for Marine Dynamics. Hydraulics Laboratory), no. LM-HYD-59.