The Measurement of Pressure Through Tubes in Pressure Distribution Tests

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"The tests described in this report were made to determine the error caused by using small tubes to connect orifices on the surface of aircraft to central pressure capsules in making pressure distribution tests. Aluminum tubes of 3/16-inch inside diameter were used to determine this error. Lengths from 20 feet to 226 feet and pressures whose maxima varied from 2 inches to 140 inches of water were used. Single-pressure impulses for which the time of rise of pressure from zero to a maximum varied from 0.25 second to 3 seconds were investigated" (p. 303).

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301-311 p. : ill.

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Hemke, Paul E. February 23, 1927.

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  • Main Title: The Measurement of Pressure Through Tubes in Pressure Distribution Tests
  • Series Title: NACA Technical Reports

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"The tests described in this report were made to determine the error caused by using small tubes to connect orifices on the surface of aircraft to central pressure capsules in making pressure distribution tests. Aluminum tubes of 3/16-inch inside diameter were used to determine this error. Lengths from 20 feet to 226 feet and pressures whose maxima varied from 2 inches to 140 inches of water were used. Single-pressure impulses for which the time of rise of pressure from zero to a maximum varied from 0.25 second to 3 seconds were investigated" (p. 303).

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301-311 p. : ill.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R20628
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930091338 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-TR-270
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930091338
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc65923

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  • February 23, 1927

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Hemke, Paul E. The Measurement of Pressure Through Tubes in Pressure Distribution Tests, report, February 23, 1927; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc65923/: accessed May 25, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.