Monday, December 16, 2013

Modeling with XFLR5

XFLR5 is the most sophisticated easy to use free tool currently for modelling aircraft. I found some interesting articles about how to use it. They are covering old versions, but you may find them helpful.

Resources for getting started with XFLR5:

1. Get XFLR5 here (for Mac):

Read some instructions (covers old version of XFLR5 though):

Then something from this magazine (covers old version of XFLR5 though):

The moment curve especially in wing analysis is great tool for making your plane stable.