Design and Development of Hovercraft

Authors(5) :-Atul Dhale, Avinash Ahuja, Prashant Chanchal, Ratnesh Gupta, Mohit Kushwaha

In today's world, air powered vehicle is newest vehicle for transportation. This vehicle is different from other terrestrial and conventional ones as it moves freely on various kind of surfaces and eliminates any contact with surface. It is supported on self-generated cushion of air. Our projects includes various calculations for thrust and lift forces as well as to study principle of working of hovercraft. Also the hover height that hovercraft hovers was calculated. It was observed that with reduction in static and dynamic frictional forces, less thrust forces was required. In this paper, we have discussed various components of project as well the software implementation part.

Authors and Affiliations

Atul Dhale
Mechanical Department, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Avinash Ahuja
Mechanical Department, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Prashant Chanchal
Mechanical Department, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Ratnesh Gupta
Mechanical Department, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Mohit Kushwaha
Mechanical Department, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Hover height, Air gap, Thrust, Static friction, Lift force, Dynamic friction.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 2 | March-April 2016
Date of Publication : 2017-12-31
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 709-712
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET1622192
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

Cite This Article :

Atul Dhale, Avinash Ahuja, Prashant Chanchal, Ratnesh Gupta, Mohit Kushwaha, " Design and Development of Hovercraft, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 2, Issue 2, pp.709-712, March-April-2016.
Journal URL : http://ijsrset.com/IJSRSET1622192

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