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American Journal of Mechanical Engineering. 2013, 1(7), 417-422
DOI: 10.12691/ajme-1-7-53
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Experimental Verification of Thrust Model Blower

Tomáš Lipták1, , Ľubica Miková1, Michal Kelemen1 and Erik Prada1

1Department of Applied Mechanics and Mechatronics, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Košice, Košice, Slovakia

Pub. Date: November 25, 2013

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Tomáš Lipták, Ľubica Miková, Michal Kelemen and Erik Prada. Experimental Verification of Thrust Model Blower. American Journal of Mechanical Engineering. 2013; 1(7):417-422. doi: 10.12691/ajme-1-7-53


This article leads about the issue experimental verification of the thrust model blowers. In the framework of article were used the results of the Diploma thesis, which deals with design of mobile robot based on hovercraft [1]. In the first part of the article is described the first method testing of the maximum thrust of blower via deformation of the spring and second part is analyzed the second method testing via wood beam in the shape letter L. The main aim this article is to compare thrust indicated by the manufacturer with thrust experimental verified.

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