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Title 46Chapter ISubchapter EPart 45Subpart C → §45.71


Title 46: Shipping
PART 45—GREAT LAKES LOAD LINES
Subpart C—Freeboards


§45.71   Midsummer freeboard.

The minimum midsummer freeboard (fms) in inches is obtained by the formula:

fms = f(s) − 0.3Ts

where:

f(s) = summer freeboard in inches

Ts = distance in feet between top of keel and the summer load line.

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