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MS | Articles | Volume 10, issue 1
Mech. Sci., 10, 153–167, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-153-2019
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Mech. Sci., 10, 153–167, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/ms-10-153-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
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Research article 03 Jun 2019

Research article | 03 Jun 2019

Experimental study of immersion ratio and shaft inclination angle in the performance of a surface-piercing propeller

Seyyed Mostafa Seyyedi et al.
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In this research, a five-blade surface-piercing propeller was tested in the free surface water tunnel of Babol Noshirvani University of Technology to expand the experimental database for future engineering designs. The effect of immersion ratio and shaft inclination angle on the propeller's efficiency and hydrodynamic coefficients were examined. The highest efficiency of the propeller was achieved in the range of a 40 %–50 % immersion ratio at all angles of shaft inclination.
In this research, a five-blade surface-piercing propeller was tested in the free surface water...
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