The aerodynamic characteristics of seven frequently used wing sections at full Reynolds number

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This report contains the aerodynamic properties of the wing sections U.S.A. 5, U.S.A. 27, U.S.A. 35 A, U.S.A. 35 B, Clark Y, R.A.F. 15, and Gottingen 387, as determined at various Reynolds numbers up to an approximately full scale value in the variable density wind tunnel of the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics. It is shown that the characteristics of the wings investigated are affected greatly and in a somewhat erratic manner by variation of the Reynolds number. In general there is a small increase in maximum lift and an appreciable decrease in drag at all lifts.

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16 p. : ill.

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Munk, Max M. & Miller, Elton W. 1927~.

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  • Main Title: The aerodynamic characteristics of seven frequently used wing sections at full Reynolds number
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This report contains the aerodynamic properties of the wing sections U.S.A. 5, U.S.A. 27, U.S.A. 35 A, U.S.A. 35 B, Clark Y, R.A.F. 15, and Gottingen 387, as determined at various Reynolds numbers up to an approximately full scale value in the variable density wind tunnel of the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics. It is shown that the characteristics of the wings investigated are affected greatly and in a somewhat erratic manner by variation of the Reynolds number. In general there is a small increase in maximum lift and an appreciable decrease in drag at all lifts.

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16 p. : ill.

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  • : 93R20591
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930091301 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-TR-233
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930091301
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc65886

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Munk, Max M. & Miller, Elton W. The aerodynamic characteristics of seven frequently used wing sections at full Reynolds number, report, 1927~; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc65886/: accessed November 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.