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Old 02-24-2020, 09:46 PM
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Axel what is the reason for having the center cone making the inlet annular? I have noticed a similar center part on stock supercub intakes and always wondered why it was there.
In simple terms; In subsonic flow, the shape reduces drag (drag coefficient) and ends up aligning the flow better than just a blunt object. Different reason for supersonic flow.





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I'll bet that carbon takes a lot of resin
It sure does! Thanks for the help with the wing and tail Goose.
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