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Water Tunnel Tests of the British Squid Projectile Type "C"

Knapp, Robert T. (1943) Water Tunnel Tests of the British Squid Projectile Type "C". California Institute of Technology , Pasadena, CA. (Unpublished)

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This report covers Water Tunnel tests on a 2" diameter model of the "Squid" or British Type "C" Projectile. These tests were conducted for the purpose of determining the performance characteristics of the projectile as well as cavitation effects with varying water pressure. The work was done at the joint request of the British Admiralty Delegation and the Bureau of Ordnance.

Item Type:Report or Paper (Technical Report)
Additional Information:Office of Scientific Research and Development National Defense Research Committee Division Six - Section 6.1. Section No. 6.1-sr-207-933. HML Rep. no. ND-24. The High Speed Water Tunnel at the California Institute of Technology.
Group:Hydrodynamics Laboratory
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National Defense Research CommitteeOEMsr-207
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