Accession Number : AD0661936

Title :   PRESSURE MEASUREMENTS IN AN ARC-DISCHARGE WIND TUNNEL,

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AERONAUTICAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARIS (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s) : Mulkey,M. R. ; Earheart,W. T. , Jr. ; McAdams,E. E. , Jr

Report Date : MAR 1958

Pagination or Media Count : 35

Abstract : With the advent of the arc-discharge wind tunnel, many problems in pressure instrumentation techniques had to be solved before useful pressure data could be obtained. The points discussed are: various transducers considered, electrical interference, low-impedance transducers, and data recording systems. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WIND TUNNELS, *PRESSURE GAGES), MEASUREMENT, ELECTRIC ARCS, INSTRUMENTATION, TRANSDUCERS, RECORDING SYSTEMS

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE