Brown Leading Edge Foil

  • Oscillating foils at high angle of attack (+/-70 deg)
  • Twin Foils enable self-starting
  • Heave of +/- 1c to 1.5C
  • Foils operate 90 deg out of phase to augment self starting at < 2 knots
  • Frequency of 1 Hz
  • “Name Plate” power of 1 kW