Do ships also have brakes, if not how are they stopped?

Do ships also have brakes, if not how are they stopped?

Do ships also have brakes, if not how are they stopped?

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Ships are designed to travel on water.

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But do these million-ton ships have brakes?

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Let us tell you that there is no such thing as brakes in these big water vessels.

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If these ships do not have brakes, how are they stopped?

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If you are thinking that they can be stopped by turning off the engine, you are wrong.

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Let us tell you that these watercraft move forward with the help of a ‘propeller’.

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This ‘propeller’ is turned upside down when the ships have to stop.

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Doing so slows down the ship.

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But this method does not work to stop the ship in an emergency.

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A heavy chain is used for emergency stopping.

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The weight of this chain is more than lakhs of kilograms.

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This work is quite dangerous and requires a lot of caution.

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