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Old 08-19-2013, 07:47 PM   #18 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by aerohead View Post
This is the 'pumpkin seed' of which the Aerodynamic Streamlining Template is derived.
I admit to getting a little excited when I first found the image today. I knew right away what it was, yet have never seen a photo of the model before.

More on it in Portuguese, use Google Chrome as your browser and it will translate it for you.
Maybach - Paul Jaray e a aerodināmica - Um olhar sobre as corridas
Photo Caption:
"The ideal way Jaray applied to a body close to the ground" in 1920
ETH Library, History of Science Collection, Zurich, Switzerland
More random wind tunnel and tuft pictures.

Tatra T600 Tatraplan

Wind tunnel - Newton lab. - Tests, Certifications, Wind tunnel, Interlaboratory, Ballistic test, Helmet testing
Architect, Artist and Designer of Objects

1977 Porsche 911s Targa
1998 Chevy S-10 Pick-Up truck
1989 Scat II HP Hovercraft

Chin Spoiler:

Rear Spoiler Pick Up Truck

Roof Wing
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