Accession Number:

AD0402781

Title:

MECHANICAL DESIGN OF THE 50-INCH MACH 10-12 TUNNEL

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR AEROSOL RESEARCH MOUNT LAUREL NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

79.0

Abstract:

The design of a 50-inch-diameter, continuous-flow, Mach 10-12 wind tunnel, currently operating at Mach 10 only, is described and related operational experience discussed. The tunnel is equipped with an axisymmetric, contoured nozzle and with a fast model injectionretraction system. Control and data readout systems are described.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE