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Bug #23367

Stacked cargo bays only shield small contents

Added by k-ohara5a5a@oco.net about 1 month ago.

Status:
New
Priority:
Low
Assignee:
-
Category:
Physics
Target version:
-
Start date:
08/19/2019
% Done:

0%

Version:
Platform:
Windows
Expansion:
Core Game
Language:
English (US)
Votes:
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Description

A stack of two short cargo bays successfully shields parts that straddle the bays (parts whose centers lie within at least one bay) but only if those parts are small enough.

In the craft attached to #16993,
the Mk1 cockpit suffers drag,
but the smaller parts attached to it do not.

Forum report at https://forum.kerbalspaceprogram.com/index.php?/topic/169012-parts-drag-calculation-inside-cargo-bays/

longDrag.jpg (137 KB) longDrag.jpg craft from #16993 in stock version 1.7.3 k-ohara5a5a@oco.net, 08/19/2019 05:44 AM
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