XFoil - NCrit

Discussion in 'Software' started by nico, Oct 10, 2003.

  1. nico
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    nico Senior Member

    What Ncrit for sea water is used? Apparently 9 is usually taken. But according to http://www.esotec.co.nz/condorkeel/Html/update.html Ncrit should be more around 1. Does anyone have experience in foil testing and knowledge of transition behaviour in sea water?
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