Contrails
The goal of the Contrails project is to help preserve and disseminate the technical record of 20th century aerospace research, highlighting in particular the research endeavors of the Illinois Tech community.

An Analysis of Initial Static Pressure Probe Measurements in a Low-Density Hypervelocity Wind Tunnel

Report Number: AEDC TDR 63-94
Author: Boylan, David E.
Corporate Author: ARO, Inc.
Date of Publication: 1963-04
Pages: 16
Contract: AF 40(600)-1000
Project: 8950
Task: 895004
AD Number: AD0402935

Abstract:
An initial experimental program was previously conducted to study the problems in using static pressure probes for flow calibration purposes in low-density, hypervelocity wind tunnels with continuous flow. This data is reviewed in the light of more recent data on thermal transpira tion. Results indicate that such probes may be used for what might be termed secondary calibra tions, but care is required in interpreting the results. The present experiment yielded data which are compared to static pressures calculated from impact-pressure probe calibrations.


Provenance:
IIT
This report has yet to be scanned by Contrails staff

Request scanning of this report

Other options for obtaining this report

Via the Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC):
A record for this report, and possibly a full-image download of the report, exists at DTIC

Via National Technical Information Service:
This report may have been digitized and made freely available for public download, or made publicly available for purchase by the National Technical Information Service through their online database, the National Technical Reports Library

Indications of Public Availability
No digital image of an index entry indicating public availability is currently available
There has been no verification of an indication of public availability from an inside cover statement