comments inserted JimC
On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 10:01 AM, jrc <email@example.com> wrote:Not at all. You are ignoring the vertical translation of the stagnation line that is located just below the leading edge nose (for a wing that is lifting upward).
One could *invert* the curvature...
but Bernoulli works if you want to put the effort into it.
Not to create the most of the lift (perhaps in some special circumstances).