Door imageCapacity: 6

Room type: Wind tunnel

Floor: 3rd

The specification of the Donald Campbell General Purpose Low Speed Wind Tunnel is:

  • 1.37m x 1.22m section
  • 3 component force balance
  • moving floor
  • 3-axis traverse mechanism
  • computer control

How do I get there?

Walking along the Sherfield walkway with the common rooms on your left hand side, you will eventually reach the entrance to the ACE Extension on your right hand side.

Walk through the main entrance, up the stairs and through to the foyer.

Turn left and head towards the breakout area ahead.

Continue along the corridor through to the Department of Aeronautics.

Follow the corridor around to the right.

At the end of the corridor, head through the double doors that connect the ACE Extension to the Roderic Hill Building.

The wind tunnel is at the far end of the corridor ahead.