So we've been doing fins in class.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I understand that the formulas for fin effectiveness and efficiency are similar, except the area used in the denominator (Ac i.e. area of cross-section for effectiveness and As i.e. surface area for efficiency).

However, my question iswhile designing a fin,which of these parameters is the more important to consider?, from a practical perspective.

Thanks,

Urmi

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# Fin effectiveness vs fin efficiency for applications

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