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Design blade for swirl generator (cyclonic separator)

  1. Feb 11, 2013 #1
    I have been doing alot of research trying to find an answer but still i couldnt :S so i will show you the details and then will ask the question
    here you go
    https://dl.dropbox.com/u/86410588/fan1.zip [Broken]

    so if you look at the fan and cyclone (which where the fan is going to be installed) i know there are some problem to fix and some of the problem i cant find an answer for it here are the problem
    1- how can i decide the blade curve radius ?
    2- the top cone on what basis should i design it ?
    3- the bottom cone i know it should be 0 radius at the tip
    4-the blade height on what basis should i design it as well
    5- on what basis i am going to shape the blade (Airfoil)
    and yes i am using solidworks 2012
    Last edited by a moderator: May 6, 2017
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