Card Set Information
What does a Flat Truck signify?
Officer equavalent to LCDR
What is a Alpha flag?
diver within 100 yards
What is a Bravo flag?
transferring fuel or explosives
What is a Hotel flag?
What is Lima flag?
What is Mike flag?
What is Papa flag?
What is Oscar Flag?
What is Five flag?
What is a destress signal in internationl?
November over Charlie
What is a Zero flag?
military guard duty
What designates a ship as a SOPA?
Absence of a unit commander?
Absence of the CO?
Third sub is flown where?
Maximum absence of officers?
How to rig a multiple flag hoist?
top to bottom, outboard to inboard
Flags always ready to break when underway?
Oscar and five
What flag at the bottom of the flag hoist, means execute immediately?
Recall for the Admiral's barge flag?
Qp1 (Quebec over pennant 1)
Recall for the captain's gig?
Qp4 (Quebec over pennant 4)
Visual signals in order.
Day time signal for a small craft warning?
1 red pennant
Day time signal for a storm warning?
Red flag with a black square in the center
Night time signal for a hurricane?
red, white, red
Night time signal for a gale warning?
Two groups of navigational rules?
At what point do you separate from international to inland rules?
the line of demarkation
What should you assume if your are international or inland?
always assume you're in intertantional waters
What condition describe the collision course?
Contant Bearing Decreasing Range (CBDR)
Duties of stand on vessel?
maintain course of speed
Duties of gave way vessels?
alter course of speed to avoid collission
Arc of a vessel danger zone?
Dead ahead to 22.5 degree abaft of starboard beam
Duration of a short blast?
Manuevering course to starboard under internation rules?
1 short blast
2 short blast under international rules?
course to port
Inland rule "I am to leave you on my port side".
1 short blast
Inlang rule, when signal is passed in agreement?
same signal as the passing vessel
Distance required to sound manuevering signal under inland rules?
half a mile
Distance require to sound manuevering signal under internationl rules?
if on sight with one another
Mast head light arc of visibility?
Side light arc of visibility?
Stern light arc of visibility?
All around light arc of visibility?
Towing light color?
yellor or amber
Flashing light flashes at what interval?
120 per minute or 2 per sec
Flashing light is found in what vessels?
Flashing light color?
yellow or amber
Numbers of anchor lights on over 50 meter vessels?
Navigation lights required on over 50 meter vessels underway?
Vessel aground day shape display?
3 black balls in a vertical line
Sailing Vessel day shape being propelled by a machinery.
connecal shape apec
Vessel underway, green over white light.
Vessel undereay, red over white light.
IALA system consist of how many region?
2, A and B
US is what region?
Five basic shapes of buoys.
Color of starboard lateral marks of region B.
red...red right returning
Color of top band port side of region B.
Red and green horizontally banded buoys mark.
preffered channel or junction
Color of isolated danger mark.
red and black
Navigable water lies on the north
triangle pointed up, color black on top over yellow
Navigable water lies to the east.
triangles away from each other, black over yellow over black
Special mark color.
4 common types of buoys for A and B.
Region A: Color of preffered channel mark to port.
top band of green
Region A: color of preffered channel mark to starboard.
top band of red
Region A: number found on green bouy.
3 solid structures of buoys.
Compass card is devided into how many degrees?
What is a lovers line?
stationary line indicates the boats heading
True north is also known as...
What does a magnetic compass use as a reference point.
Where is variation mount?
centerof the compass rose
2 causes of a compass error.
variation and deviation
What is variation?
angle degree between magnetic and true north
Deviation table and devided into how many degree?
15 degree increments
Where is deviation found?
Correcting: memory aid.
Correcting: what course to what course.
compass to true
Correcting: when to add or subtract?
Uncorrecting: memory aid
Uncorrecting: what course to what course.
true to compass
Uncorrecting: when to add or subtract?
Day shape of sailing vessel propelled by machinery.
Names the 3 types of charts.
Chart coxswain is most concern with.
What is color gray or gold.
What is color white?
What is coor blue?
When are water depths found on charts usually figures.
lower low water
Difference between latitude and longitude.
: run from east - west, measure from north - south
: run from north - south, measure from east - west, meets at n-s poles
Tools used to measure distance on the chart.
Can you meaure distance thru longitude?
no, because the end point decreases
Pub to consult a chart.
Chart no. 1
Pum issue to ship in a weekly basis to make corrections to charts.
Notice to mariners
Overall lenght of the RHIB.
23 ft 9 in
What is the RHIB hull made of?
glass re enforced plastic
Personnel capacity of the RHIB.
18 including the crew
Speed of a RHIB.
What is a RHIB.
Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat
Size anchor to be used on the RHIB.
How long to cool down a RHIB.
When starting a RHIB,what is the position of the throttle.
Fuel capacity of the RHIB.
Primary used of the RHIB.
ready life boat
Range of a RHIB.
Range of the water temp in the RHIB with a commings engine.
What should never be used as an aid to start a RHIB
Proper approach angle.
making a pier landing.
put in neutral, towards the pier
What is the next step after a forward motion has stopped?
Higher speed hazard to the RHIB.
tripping and going airbourne
How properly drive a RHIB.
one hand of the wheel one on the throttle, unless making a turn
Purpose of the pivot turn.
to make abrupt course change without tripping or going airbourne
Four uncotrollable forces governing RHIB handling.
2 types of tows.
alongside and stern
Safe towing speed.
Three lines used alongside tow.
bow backing line
When is stern tow used.
open water or long distances
when is alongside tow used.
in protected water
Proper scope of an anchor line.
5-7 times the depth of the water
Considered the ideal place to drop the anchor.
clay, muddy or sandy
When towing, what is a determined set mean.
crest and wave at the same time
Which line should carry all the strain when towing alongside.
Another name for the alongside tow.
Meaning of the 8 flag
steer straight away from the ship
One green star from the ship to the boat at night.
One green star from the boat to the ship at night.
cant find the man
Green, white, red
green -cant be seen
white -im alright
red -im dead
3 types of RHIB recovery
Which way should the wheel be turned to the victim
toward the victim
How many members a rescue boat crew
3 phases of recovery.
Visual signal at night for steading on course.
Swimeers tending line make of.
3 common causes of small boat disaster
2 causes of fire on a small boat
improper housing keeping
Overall responsibility of the boat
Full control over all the passenger
If boat is on fire, which direction to disembark.
windward: when youre facing the wind
Type of hook used in a slad.
automatic releasing hook
Used to support the boat when in fouled position
fume rest....not sure
Used pulled the boat when cast off
all tension device
What all personnel briefted in prior to operation
safety precation and operation
position fo the outdrive when from stow to reel position
fully rigged position
Purpose of sea davit
keep the boat underneath the ship
purpose of a lizard line
hoist the sea panter
Type of knots used on monkey line
figure 8 knots
How far apart a figure 8 knots
Type of davit designed for the RHIB
moving arm davit
Davit a flag considered to be.
4 lines used when launching the RHIB
fwd setting line
aft setting line
Ready life boat should be equiped with what
How is lowering a boat controlled using a gravity davit