Airfoil Section, Langley

Transferred from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum.

Physical Description:
Airfoil section used on Langley whirling arm. Upper surface perfect arc. Lower surface flat. Maximum depth of curvature at center, 1/8 inches (0.3 cm).

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Smithsonian Institution

Date
1887-1903

Type
MODELS-Wind Tunnel

Materials
Wood.
Dimensions
3-D: 50.8 x 15.2 x 0.3cm (20 x 6 x 1/8 in.)

Transferred from the Smithsonian Institution to the United States National Museum.

Physical Description:
Airfoil section used on Langley whirling arm. Upper surface perfect arc. Lower surface flat. Maximum depth of curvature at center, 1/8 inches (0.3 cm).

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Smithsonian Institution

Date
1887-1903

Type
MODELS-Wind Tunnel

Materials
Wood.
Dimensions
3-D: 50.8 x 15.2 x 0.3cm (20 x 6 x 1/8 in.)

ID: A19820604000