In maritime vocabulary what is meant by full astern?
The term "full astern" is used by naval officers to instruct the engineroom onboard a ship to reverse the engines at highest possible speed. It's used mostly in emergency situations to avoid collision with another object, a ship or so. In modern days, the crew on the bridge do this by moving a lever, the engine room telegraph, to full astern and the reversing action of the propellor/engine is done electrically and automatic. If the telegraph or enginecontroller should fail, the engineers can control the engine manually, and receive directional orders by emergency telegraph or telephone. In the titanic steam engine era, it was done by setting the engineroom telegraph lever to full astern, but instead of the electrical system, a pointer on a similar telegraph in the engineroom moved to "full astern" and the engineer would reply by moving his lever to full astern, according to the pointer. In the wheelhouse, a pointer would move to full astern to show that the engineroom complies with the new order given by the bridge. After that, the engineer would reverse his engine by shutting the steamsupply to the engine off, reverse the valvegear on the engine and reopen the valves to let the steam flow to the engine. These old fashion telegraphs worked by steelcable running all the way from bridge to engineroom. One might think it is one way communication so to speak, but in both cases, the engineroom could move the telegraph to a slower speed, from full ahead to slow ahead etc., to alert the bridge, if an emergency occours in the engineroom, fire, medical rescue, mechanical failure etc.
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The 'a' is Old English for 'onward' - so ahead is onwards forward and astern is onwards backwards.
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The stern is the back end. Astern is 'toward' the stern.
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If you are passing " from astern" of a vessel this is called an "Overtaking" situation. International Sound and Light signals Rule 34 Maneuvering and warning signals.… (c) When in sight of one another in a narrow channel or fairway: (i) a vessel intending to overtake another shall in compliance with Rule 9 (e)(i) shall indicate her intention by the following signals on her whistle: - T wo prolonged blasts followed by one short blast to mean " I intend to overtake you on your starboard side"; - Two prolonged blasts followed by two short blasts to mean "I intend to overtake you on your port side". (ii) the vessel about to be overtaken when acting in accordance with Rule 9 (e) (i) shall indicate her agreement by the following signal on her whistle: - One prolonged, one short, one prolonged and one short. *** Inland (c) When in sight of one another: (i) a power driven vessel intending to overtake another power driven vessel shall indicate her intention by the following signals on her whistle: One short blast to mean " I intend to overtake you on your starboard side "; two short blasts to mean " I intend to to over take you on your port side" ; and (ii) the power driven vessel about to be overtaken shall, if in agreement, sound a similar sound signal. *** If there is ANY doubt as to the intentions the danger signal of 5 or more short blasts must be sounded.
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