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Re: Forces on a twintip

Postby rynhardt » Tue Mar 27, 2018 9:27 am

Grkite wrote:
Mon Mar 26, 2018 1:57 pm
Grkite wrote:
Mon Mar 26, 2018 1:12 pm
Great topic!! And the points raised. !!
Just a point....
"And when I see yout transparent board ...I remember through my initial calculations/analysis...that a transparent board would make my life easier through photoelasticity ...that was taught during uni time.."
good idea! I need some polarised lenses for the next session 8)

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Re: Forces on a twintip

Postby Grkite » Wed Mar 28, 2018 8:17 pm

This is quite a good idea for you may show how you anticipate all the local real visualialzation way and on different even impacts that anyone will be convinced. ..what you see is real...Ofcourse The missing puzzle piece is to manage to adjust the properties of the material somehow..and bring it close to the one under production....and finally manage to optimize.
Turbo foil blades are getting similar tests...
And while checking the web recently ...the methods/equipmemnt are now quite advanced..

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