Accession Number : AD0699803

Title :   THE DESIGN AND DYNAMIC BALANCING OF SPINNING MODELS AND A TESTING TECHNIQUE FOR OBTAINING MAGNUS DATA IN WIND TUNNELS.

Descriptive Note : Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author : BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Platou,Anders S. ; Colburn,Raymond ; Pedgonay,John S.

Report Date : OCT 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 38

Abstract : The report presents a method of designing spinning wind tunnel models and a testing technique for obtaining accurate Magnus measurements on these models. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WIND TUNNEL MODELS, DESIGN), (*FORCE(MECHANICS), TEST METHODS), SPINNING(MOTION), BALANCES, DYNAMICS, AERODYNAMIC CHARACTERISTICS, (U)AERODYNAMIC CHARACTERISTICS

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE