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Offline happylanding

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Ever been inside a wind gallery?
« on: June 03, 2006, 04:00:36 PM »
No?!? then here you are! Enjoy!  :)

http://www.fullscreenqtvr.com/wind_tunnel/
I give that landing a 9 . . . on the Richter scale.

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Re: Ever been inside a wind gallery?
« Reply #1 on: June 19, 2006, 07:01:07 PM »
Hmm, very cool. Having trouble getting the larger pictures to show, though. Any idea how large the inside is?
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Re: Ever been inside a wind gallery?
« Reply #2 on: June 19, 2006, 08:56:18 PM »
Hmm, very cool. Having trouble getting the larger pictures to show, though. Any idea how large the inside is?

Oh, gosh! that's a good question. I've no idea actually. I neither know if they are always the same size.....
I give that landing a 9 . . . on the Richter scale.

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Re: Ever been inside a wind gallery?
« Reply #3 on: December 08, 2006, 02:35:40 AM »
when i was at my previous college, i took an serodynamics class and we took a trip up to the Univeristy of Washington (the U Dub as some of you may know it) and used their tunnel to test our experimental wings, here is the link

http://www.aa.washington.edu/uwal/index.html