Accession Number : AD0427810

Title :   FURTHER EVALUATION OF A MAGNETIC SUSPENSION AND BALANCE SYSTEM FOR APPLICATION TO WIND TUNNELS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE AEROPHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Covert,Eugene E. ; Tilton,Edward Lee ,III.

Report Date : DEC 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 74

Abstract : The application of a magnetic suspension and balance system to static and dynamic wind tunnel testing is discussed. The equipment and experiments are described and an analysis of the performance of the system is given. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*HYPERSONIC WIND TUNNELS, SUSPENSION DEVICES), (*SUSPENSION DEVICES, MAGNETIC FIELDS), MAGNETIC FIELDS, WIND TUNNEL MODELS, MODEL TESTS, SERVOMECHANISMS, DIRECT CURRENT, ANGLE OF ATTACK, YAW, WIND, TEMPERATURE, PRESSURE, STATICS, DYNAMICS, CALIBRATION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE