chord length

chord length

[′kȯrd ‚leŋkth]
(aerospace engineering)
The length of the chord of an airfoil section between the extremities of the section.

chord length

chord length
The length of a chord. The straight-line distance from the leading edge to the trailing edge of an airfoil.
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We investigated the relationship between physical growth and maturation of immunity from measurements of mass and right wing chord length when we took blood samples.
From the local measurements of chord length the area-weighted integrated distributions of chord length (L) over the pipe cross-section can be obtained and are shown in Figures 13a-f for different input oil fractions ([[epsilon].
It is designed to measure airfoil features including leading edge, trailing edge, chord length, thickness, twist, bow, and profile.
At a minimum, each curve or segment of curve will be identified with Radius, Arc Length, Chord Bearing, Chord Length and Internal Angle.
Explicit formulae for contact and chord length distribution functions of the Poisson-Voronoi tessellation are given in Heinrich (1998) and Muche and Stoyan (1992).
We evaluated gender, age and migratory habit effects on eight variables; (1) head-bill length, (2) tarsus length, (3) wing chord length, (4) tail length, (5) body mass, (6) overall wing size, (7) wing pointedness and (8) wing convexity.
2007) and the chord length transform by Sandau and Ohser (2007).
Wing length refers to wing chord length (based on Dean's [1978] wing length data and Madge and Burn [1988]).
1] denote number of intersections and chord length, respectively (Cruz-Orive, 2005; 2008).
Mensural characters Wing Tail chord length Mass Fat Empidonax 0.
Tenders are invited for Heat Gun Working Temperature 50 - 630 Deg C,Single Phase 180 To 260 V Ac,50-60 Hz With 10 Mts Chord Length Similar To Bosch Model Ghg 630 Dce.
It takes a four chord length to maintain the right stability, which is why the slender helicopter blades would stall soon at a more vertical position," the researcher said.