wind-tunnel instrumentation

wind-tunnel instrumentation

[′win ‚tən·əl ‚in·strə·mən′tā·shən]
(engineering)
Measuring devices used in wind-tunnel tests; in addition to conventional laboratory instruments for fluid flow, thermometry, and mechanical measurements, there are sensing devices capable of precision measurement in the small-scale environment of the test setup.
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