Info Kapal

Ridwan Garcia blog

RULE 35—(g) (H) (i) and (j)

(g) A vessel at anchor shall at intervals of not more than one minutering the bell rapidly for about 5 seconds. In a vessel of 100 meters ormore in length the bell shall be sounded in the forepart of the vesseland immediately after the ringing of the bell the gong shall be soundedrapidly for about 5 seconds in the after part of the vessel. A vesselat anchor may in addition sound three blasts in succession,namely one short, one prolonged and one short blast, to give warningof her position and of the possibility of collision to an approachingvessel.

(h) A vessel aground shall give the bell signal and if required thegong signal prescribed in paragraph (g) of this Rule and shall, in addition,give three separate and distinct strokes on the bell immediatelybefore and after the rapid ringing of the bell. A vessel aground may inaddition sound an appropriate whistle signal.

(i) A vessel of less than 12 meters in length shall not be obliged togive the above-mentioned signals but, if she does not, shall makesome other efficient sound signal at intervals of not more than 2 minutes.

(j) A pilot vessel when engaged on pilotage duty may in addition tothe signals prescribed in paragraphs (a), (b) or (g) of this Rule soundan identity signal consisting of four short blasts.


Jan 17, 2011 - Posted by | rules 1972 |

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.

%d bloggers like this: