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Title:
VARIABLE TRIM DEFLECTOR SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING A MARINE VESSEL
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2011/142870
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
A method and a system for controlling a marine vessel having first and second trim deflectors is disclosed. The first and second trim deflectors have a first surface having a first area and a second surface having a second area, wherein the second planar surface is coupled to the first surface. The method and system control the first and second trim deflectors to induce any of a net yawing force, a net rolling force, and a net trimming force to the marine vessel without inducing any other substantial forces to the marine vessel by controlling the first and second trim deflectors.

Inventors:
MORVILLO, Robert, A. (1 Claybrook Road, Dover, MA, 02030, US)
Application Number:
US2011/025564
Publication Date:
July 05, 2012
Filing Date:
February 18, 2011
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Assignee:
MORVILLO, Robert, A. (1 Claybrook Road, Dover, MA, 02030, US)
International Classes:
B63B39/06; B63H25/44
Domestic Patent References:
WO2008106807A12008-09-12
WO2008095323A12008-08-14
WO2005080190A12005-09-01
Foreign References:
EP0518229A11992-12-16
US3604383A1971-09-14
EP0794115A11997-09-10
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
ANASTASI, John, N. (LANDO & ANASTASI LLP, Riverfront Office ParkOne Main Street, Suite 110, Cambridge MA, 02142, US)
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