Inaprop

Inaprop is free software for the design and analysis of Low Reynolds number free-tip propellers.

Inaprop is free software for the design and analysis of Low Reynolds number free-tip propellers.

Inaprop has three design methods which are Vortex methos, Larrabee method and Adkins Liebeck method(BEM:Blade Element Momentum method). Analysis routine is not implementation yet. Inaprop function is not enough yet.And there is an excellent rotor desing and analysis software 'XROTOR', please use there.

The current version can be douwnloaded here

Current version is 0.55

Github Page Download

Required

OS: Windows vista/7/8.1

Microsoft .NET Framework 4

Vortex method

Larrabee method

Adkins & Liebeck method

etc...

Below are alternatives to Inaprop and my recommendated open-source products.

XROTOR

XROTOR is an interactive program for the design and analysis of ducted and free-tip propellers and windmills

XROTOR

DCDF

DCDF is Dcuted Fan Design Code

DCDF

QPROP/QMIL

QPROP/QMIL are design and analysis program for predictiong the preformance of propeller-motor or windmill-generator combinations

QPROP/QMIL

JBLADE

JBLADE is a propeller design and analysis code besed on QBLADE and XFLR5

JBLADE

PROP_DESIGN

PROP_DESING is a aircraft propeller design software.

XROTOR

ESOTEC DEVELOPMENTS software

They improve DFDC and XROTOR.

Software

Copyright (c) 2013 Inagawa Takahiro Inaprop is Licensed under MIT License.

You may copy, modify and redistribute Inaprop or its modifications freely. The code has been developped exclusively for design propeller in low Reinolds number region. All other usages are strongly disapproved. Inaprop is released free, without any guarantee of any kind. Design of all products with the use of the code will be at the user's entire risk Inaprop is by no means a professional product, and does not offer the same gurantees of robustness, reliability, precision or product support than commercial softwares.