Sauber C31 Ferrari

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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby Rikhart » Sat Mar 03, 2012 10:09 pm

Blackout wrote:Exhaust's path

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I believe that widening of the plume is what RB are trying to avoid with their new tunnel. The tunnel takes the air coming from sidepods, protecting the exhaust on it´s way wherever it´s going.

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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby PhillipM » Sun Mar 04, 2012 1:49 am

^Yes, and whilst trying to avoid divergence to the RB too much, the shape and ramp helps the exhaust run along the side of the sidepod to once again seal the diffuser, whilst still keeping the tight rear end.

It'll be interesting to see if Sauber do something similar, the exhaust is there, the bulk of the sidepod is the right shape, it'll only need a panel mocking up...

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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby yace » Tue Mar 06, 2012 1:06 am

i found this on the j. button facebook page (i don't know if it's the official one)

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but i can't see the hole under the nose (i see the red arrow but not the hole), and i don't understand the reason of this
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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby Kaivo » Tue Mar 06, 2012 7:16 am

vacuum cleaner' effect ?
More downforce in front area

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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby ovidiulucaci » Tue Mar 06, 2012 9:15 am

Rikhart wrote:
Blackout wrote:Exhaust's path

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I believe that widening of the plume is what RB are trying to avoid with their new tunnel. The tunnel takes the air coming from sidepods, protecting the exhaust on it´s way wherever it´s going.


The C31 has the same exhaust concept as RB8. I think these 2 cars have very much in common(the front intake, exhaust, the hole concept design is similar), but RB8 is more refined and have very nice details.

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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby MIKEY_! » Tue Mar 06, 2012 9:31 am

Kaivo wrote:vacuum cleaner' effect ?
More downforce in front area


They would have been better just to have a lower nose. If they are using a 'vacuum cleaner' effect it would give them better flexibility to reduce front DF if their exhausts didn't work as predicted. (although they could just back the FW off instead)
I've found a way of ducting exhaust right to the diffuser edge like in 2011 and created a new wheel fastener that could allow sub 2 second pitstops see them here --> My 2013 F1 Concept Project

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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby AnthonyG » Tue Mar 06, 2012 10:58 am

Blackout wrote:+ the slotted nose vanes
http://f1zoom.co.cc/?year=2012&race=cat ... =50&view=1


I think that car looks amazing.
Thank you really doesn't really describe enough what I feel. - Vettel

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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby MIKEY_! » Wed Mar 14, 2012 10:06 am

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Inside of the nose. From scarbs: "captured by Aero Student Sriram Chandra - Copyright"
I've found a way of ducting exhaust right to the diffuser edge like in 2011 and created a new wheel fastener that could allow sub 2 second pitstops see them here --> My 2013 F1 Concept Project

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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby Callum » Wed Mar 14, 2012 2:42 pm

MIKEY_! wrote:Image

Inside of the nose. From scarbs: "captured by Aero Student Sriram Chandra - Copyright"


Now, why would you have an electrical connection in front of the drivers feet when we no longer have movable front wings?

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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby stefan_ » Wed Mar 14, 2012 2:44 pm

For the cameras?
"...and there, very much in flames, is Jacques Laffite's Ligier. That's obviously a turbo blaze, and of course, Laffite will be able to see that conflagration in his mirrors... he is coolly parking the car somewhere safe." Murray Walker, San Marino 1985

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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby JackHammer » Wed Mar 14, 2012 3:27 pm

Or sensors?
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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby Callum » Wed Mar 14, 2012 4:16 pm

stefan_ wrote:For the cameras?


..Cameras...didn't think about that! #-o

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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby aduka11 » Wed Mar 14, 2012 8:12 pm

MIKEY_! wrote:Inside of the nose. From scarbs: "captured by Aero Student Sriram Chandra - Copyright"


Now why would someone copywright this?

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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby beelsebob » Wed Mar 14, 2012 8:46 pm

aduka11 wrote:
MIKEY_! wrote:Inside of the nose. From scarbs: "captured by Aero Student Sriram Chandra - Copyright"


Now why would someone copywright this?

1) Copyright
2) You have no choice – you own copyright simply by dint of having taken the photo – copyright is not applied for, it simply belongs to the creator.

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Re: Sauber C31 Ferrari

Postby Forza » Thu Mar 15, 2012 11:40 am

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