Wind-tunnel tests of a full-scale helicopter rotor with symmetrical and with cambered blade sections at advance ratios from 0.3 to 0.4

John L. McCloud, III, George B. McCullough
naca-tn-4367
Sep 1958


Wind-tunnel tests were made of a 44-foot-diameter, three-bladed helicopter rotor for the purpose of investigating the performance gains made available by delaying retreating blade stall by the use of blade sections with increased maximum lift.

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