Airfoil Section, Langley

Airfoil Section, Langley

     

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

Physical Description:
Airfoil section used on Langley whirling arm. Flat plate.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Smithsonian Institution

Date
1887-1903

Type
MODELS-Wind Tunnel

Materials
Unidentified wood; Original Varnish; Unidentified textile; Paper
Dimensions
3-D: 61 x 15.2 x 0.6cm (24 x 6 x 1/4 in.)
Storage: 67 x 39.7 x 4.4cm (26 3/8 x 15 5/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

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

Physical Description:
Airfoil section used on Langley whirling arm. Flat plate.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Smithsonian Institution

Date
1887-1903

Type
MODELS-Wind Tunnel

Materials
Unidentified wood; Original Varnish; Unidentified textile; Paper
Dimensions
3-D: 61 x 15.2 x 0.6cm (24 x 6 x 1/4 in.)
Storage: 67 x 39.7 x 4.4cm (26 3/8 x 15 5/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

ID: A19820605000