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Water Tunnel Investigation of Two-Dimensional Cavities

Waid, R. L. (1957) Water Tunnel Investigation of Two-Dimensional Cavities. Hydrodynamics Laboratory Report, E-73.6. California Institute of Technology , Pasadena, CA. (Unpublished)

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The results of drag measurements on a flat lamina, wedges, a circular cylinder and a scoop channel in two- dimensional cavitating flow in the High Speed Water Tunnel are presented. Cavity geometry data are also included. The results are compared with available theoretical drag coefficients and cavity dimensions.

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Additional Information:Department of the Navy Bureau of Ordnance Contract NOrd-16200 Task 1. Report No. E-73.6.
Group:Hydrodynamics Laboratory
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Department of the Navy Bureau of OrdnanceNOrd-16200
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Deposited By: Melissa Ray
Deposited On:15 Nov 2016 23:41
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