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  • Main Title Experimental investigation of screeching combustion in full-scale afterburner
  • Series Title NACA Research Memorandums


  • Author: Usow, Karl H.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Meyer, Carl L.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: Schulze, Frederick W.
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Originator: Lewis Flight Propulsion Laboratory
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics. Lewis Flight Propulsion Lab


  • Creation: 1953-12-04


  • English


  • Content Description: Report presenting an investigation using a number of systematic configuration modifications to an afterburner to determine their effect on screech characteristics. The modifications included changes in the afterburner diffuser, the fuel system, and the flame holder. Results regarding some of the characteristics of screeching combustion, effect of diffuser flow conditions, and effect of fuel system and flame holder are provided.
  • Physical Description: 62 p. : ill.


  • Keyword: aircraft afterburners
  • Keyword: screech characteristics


  • Name: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics Collection
    Code: NACA
  • Name: Technical Report Archive and Image Library
    Code: TRAIL


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD


  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: pd
  • Rights Statement: No Copyright, Unclassified, Unlimited, Publicly available

Resource Type

  • Report


  • Text


  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R18388
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930089098
  • Report No.: NACA-RM-E53I01
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930089098
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc62147