Simplified propeller design for low-powered airplanes

Fred E. Weick
naca-tn-212
Jan 1925


The object of this report is to furnish the designer and builder of small airplanes a simple system for designing the propeller and making the drawing. An empirical design method is used, based on tests of model propellers in a wind tunnel and full scale tests of propellers in flight.

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