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Ll / /,,'1 /,I I / 7// . . ........ -- (b) Cambered ~ i ' ~ " "/ ~ ' J ~ _ . 2 and some comments on each are as follows: (a) B a l a n c e d r u d d e r : Open sternframe with a bottom pintle, which is a support bolt or pin with a bearing. The upper bearing is inside the hull. It has been applied to vessels such as tugs and trawlers and extensively to single-screw merchant ships. Tends to have been superseded by the use of the semi-balanced skeg rudder, type (d). (b) S p a d e r u d d e r : A balanced rudder.

1, and the local stress is defined as: stress --normal force per unit area of surface. In a fluid at rest or in motion, the average direct stress acting over a small element of fluid is called the fluid pressure acting at that point in the fluid. 4 Shear stress / / / ~,,,, du, dy / 5y Physics of control surface operation (ii) Shear stress. 2, and the local shear stress is defined as: shear stress = tangential force per unit area of surface. In a fluid at rest there are no shear stresses. In a solid material, the shear stress is a function of the shear strain.

3. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1971, pp. 627-656. 7 Sleeswyk, A. and Lehmann, L. Pintle and gudgeon and the development of the redder: the two traditions. Mariner's Mirror, Vol. 68, 1982, 279-303. 8 Xi, L. W. The rise and decline of Chinese shipbuilding in the Middle Ages. Transactions of The Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Vol. 146, 2004, pp. 137-147. 9 Brindley, H. Medieval rudders. Mariner's Mirror, Vol. 13, 1927, 85-88. 10 Hutchinson, W. A Treatise on Naval Architecture, 4th edition, 1794.

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