Sources for one piece race nose? - Page 2 - Miata Turbo Forum - Boost cars, acquire cats.

Welcome to Miataturbo.net   Members
 


Race Prep Miata race-only chat.
Sponsored by:
Sponsored by:

Reply
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-02-2016, 12:52 PM   #21
Supporting Vendor
iTrader: (3)
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: San Diego
Posts: 2,862
Total Cats: 484
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gee Emm View Post
I thought you wanted lower pressure under the wing, wouldn't that mean directing the air anywhere else but under the wing?

Tell me what I am missing here please ...
It's a bit counter-intuitive. Air pressure decreases as velocity increases, and vice-versa. Block flow to the underside of the wing and you'd be raising pressure. As seen in a venturi tube example, an open throat that narrows down accelerates the fluid velocity, and therefore pressure reduces. Endplates with a flared out forward edge and/or rear edge attempt to make use of this effect (Bernoulli's Equation), though I can't say how successfully just by looking at it.

/thread drift
ThePass is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What's this turbo kit? Rothko DIY Turbo Discussion 17 02-25-2016 02:25 PM
(NB) Enthuza XR lightweight cat back LownSlow616 Miata parts for sale/trade 1 02-21-2016 04:19 PM
Miata Mods and Cats tenthe Meet and Greet 10 02-17-2016 10:37 PM
1993 LE door panels Jorge Ruiz Miata parts for sale/trade 0 02-16-2016 06:03 PM
Miata value 89325iturbo General Miata Chat 10 01-29-2016 01:11 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:29 AM.