Description: Report presenting methods for estimating pressure distributions over protuberances such as cockpit canopies, gun turrets, blisters, scoops, and sighting domes. The methods are applied to the estimation of the pressure distributions over spherical segment and faired gun turrets and over the protuberances on the Brewster SB2A-1 airplane. The effects of compressibility, interference, and flow separation are discussed.
Date: May 1944
Creator: Wright, Ray H.
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