Towing carriage

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    Towing carriage

    Drive and control systems for towing carriages.

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Towing carriage systems

Ship hydrodynamic research facilities are commonly equipped with a towing carriage system. The system runs on two rails which are placed on either side of a research basin or tank. The towing carriage can be operated in two different ways, it can either tow a model or follow a self-propelled model. Furthermore, the a towing carriage is equipped with computers for model control and data acquisition.

Towing carriage solutions

Typical towing carriage solutions that can be developed by Bosch Rexroth are:

  • Measurement carriages (X/Y/Φ)
  • High speed carriages (X)