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Old   September 4, 2010, 03:07
Question propeller modeling
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Has anybody modeled a propeller in free surface in CFX? (semi-submersible propeller) ?
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Old   September 4, 2010, 06:47
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Pelton wheel turbines have been modelled (by others). That is sort of similar.
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Old   September 4, 2010, 07:01
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i want to simulate ship propeller... cavitation analysis and related issues...
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Old   September 5, 2010, 20:11
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You don't normally use a free surface model to model cavitation. Have a look in the tutorials.

But your model should work fine.
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