Capital Equipment

Capital Equipment

Wind Tunnel

Loughborough University

Open Circuit, Closed Throat, Large Wind Tunnel For Both Automotive And Aeronautical Research.

Specification


  • Working Section, 1.92M (W) X 1.32M (H) X 3.6M (L)

  • Contraction Ratio Of 7.4:1

  • Parallel, Steady Flow In Working Section

  • Velocity Variation In The Working Area Of The Jet To Be Less Than 0.2% Deviation From The Average

  • Angular Variation In The Working Area Of The Jet To Be Less Than 0.1 Degree Deviation From The Average Flow Angle

  • Target Working Section Velocity Of 40M/S (90 Mph) To Allow Representative Reynolds Numbers To Be Acheived.

  • Target Working Section Turbulence Intensity Of 0.15% To Allow High Quality Aeronautical Research To Be Undertaken.

  • Retractable Moving Ground-Plane With Leading Edge And Under-Belt Suction.

  • 6-Component, Underfloor, Virtual-Centre Balance.

  • Maximum Model Weight Is 30Kg

No. Available: 1

Contact
P Render
Email: p.m.render@lboro.ac.uk