What is a Wheel over point?« Back to Questions List

Posted by marinetales
Asked on September 6, 2021 1:37 am

Wheel-over point is a point where the rudder is put over while considering the distance to the new course and the ship's turning characteristics. For a safe turn, it is necessary for a vessel to determine her wheel-over position or point.

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Posted by marinetales
Answered On September 6, 2021 1:44 am