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Author: cessna
Time: 06/10/10 14:16 PST
This is a reply to message no. 21130 by jpsoper
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tapered beam deflection

JPSOPER:  I suggest you use Finite element analysis for this.

The air pressure is p=(.5*Cd*p*V^2)/2

Where p = the air pressure

Cd = drag coefficient

p = air density

V = air velocity

Make sure the units are consistent.

Dave

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