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Old   October 17, 2006, 07:15
Default Thrust and torque of a propeller
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Alex H
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What is the easiest or most common method of determing the thrust and torque for a 3D propeller (my first CFD 3D experience). This was modelled using a rotating reference frame and periodic boundaries.

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Alex.
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Old   October 17, 2006, 08:07
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Report->Forces

That will output both the raw force and the coefficient. If you're working with coefficients, make sure you've set your reference values in Report->Reference Values.

Hope this helps, and good luck, Jason
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