Duckted fan for hovercraft


by Frannas
Tags: duckted, hovercraft
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Jun20-10, 10:20 AM
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How can I calculate the specifcations of the duckted fan for a hovercraft?
The nett weight of the craft will be < 100kg (About 220lb) the diamiter of the fan must be about 1 meter.

I've got a 5.5 hp, 50cc engine.

The engine must be able to do both the thrust and lift
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