PSModel a look inside

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Introduction

Quick Start

Quick Series
Facts

PSModel
Program

Data Input

Data Output

Importing a
Data file into
MS Excel

Main Menu

Main Screen

Printing
Graphs
and Data

Screen Colors
and Fonts

Screen
Graphs

Shortcuts

Working
with Data

Testing:

Test Sheet

Examples

19' Ski Boat

34' Sailboat

41' Utility Boat

Technical

Blade Area
Ratio

Calculating
the Cavitation
Number

Horsepower
Losses

Hull Speed

Kt Breakdown

Propeller
Geometry

Propeller Law

Wake Factors

Glossary

References

Main Screen:

The image below shows the various parts of the PSModel screen.  

Title Bar -- contains path of current data file

Main Menu -- menu of commands for all PSModel functions

Graph Window -- propeller curves and column data graphs are shown here

Data Window -- propeller parameters and calculated data are displayed in this window

Data Column Header -- left clicking two column headers generates a graph of column data

Highlighted or Selected data row -- left or right clicking a data row highlights the row and graphs the propeller curves for that row; right click a data row for a pop-up menu of possible operations

Scroll Hot Spots -- point the mouse cursor at a hot spot and the Data Window scrolls right or left:  Scroll speed is set by right clicking on the Data Column Header and selecting Horizontal Scroll Speed from the pop-up menu.

PSModel main screen