Subject: How do you measure the thrust of a propeller under water?
Date: Wed Aug 23 16:56:27 2000
Posted by Sue
Grade level: 10-12
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Area of science: Physics
Is it possible to measure the thrust of a propeller under water whilst if
is stationary? I think it has something to do the speed of the water in
front of and behind the propeller, and also the speed the propeller is
turning. Is it possible to do this with propellers for model boats (of
varing sizes), a small water tank, a basic motor powered by a basic power
Re: How do you measure the thrust of a propeller under water?
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