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Glossary - K

Keel

The main structural member of a hull (backbone); underwater extension of hull to increase lateral resistance and stability.
KISS Trade name for a Kiss rebreather (Keep It Simple, Stupid!).
Knot A unit of speed equal to one nautical mile per hour. 1 knot = 1 n. mile/h = 1.852 km/h.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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