Accession Number : ADA955916

Title :   An Appraisal of the Single Rotating Cylinder Method of Liquid Water Content Measurement.,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) DIV OF MECHANICAL ENGINEE RING

Personal Author(s) : Stallabrass, J. R.

Report Date : NOV 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : The recent development and introduction into service of new and sophisticated methods for the measurement of icing cloud parameters in an icing wind tunnel or engine test cell has led to some doubt being cast on the accuracy of the simple basic method of liquid water content measurement that has been employed for many years by a number of test and research agencies, namely the single rotating cylinder. (jes)

Descriptors :   *TEST AND EVALUATION, ACCURACY, CASTINGS, CLOUDS, CYLINDRICAL BODIES, ENGINES, ICE FORMATION, LIQUIDS, MEASUREMENT, MOISTURE CONTENT, PARAMETERS, ROTATION, TEST EQUIPMENT, WATER, WIND TUNNELS.

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE