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Tests of Total Temperature Probes

Report Number: WADC TR 53-251
Author: Dahl, Andrew I.
Author: Freeze, Paul D.
Corporate Author: National Bureau of Standards
Laboratory: Power Plant Laboratory
Date of Publication: 1953-06
Pages: 18
AD Number: AD0018753

Performance and evaluation tests were conducted on 4 total-temperature thermocouple probes which were designed for jet-engine applications. The tests included the determination of the rate of response, the recovery factor, and radiation and conduction effects. The data are summarized in tabular form.

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