5 kW Vertical Axis Wind Turbine (VAWT)
|Operating Data Specifications||5kW|
|Cut-In Speed||2 mph( (0.894 m/s)|
|Max Speed||150 mph (67m/s)|
|Number Of Blades||16|
|System Width||3 feet|
|Rotor Height||5 feet|
|Suspension||Magnetic Levitation using permanent magnets|
|Gear Box||None needed- Direct Drive|
|Brake Systems||Proprietary Fail-Safe Electromagnetic|
FTC 3 Phase System
|FTC Coil Assembly||DC Generator with IGBT Controller|
|Construction||2024 Aluminum/ Stainless Steel|
|Lightning Protection||Lightning receptors installed on blades|
Electronic components protected with 60,000 amp surge protectors
|Noise/Vibration Reduction||VAWT are virtually noise and vibration free by design|
|Control System||Programmable Logic controller with remote access circuitry|
|Condition Monitoring||Measurement and remote monitoring system for early detection of defects|
Turbines are designed for harsh environment. The wiring is Artic Weather rated.
Bearings are designed to withstand any temperature and able to handle radial ice build-ups on the blades.
The blades are designed to absorb golf ball-size hail.
The surfaces are all powder coated for long life.
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