Products/Services for Small Vertical Axis Wind Turbines

  • Wind Turbines-Image
    Wind Turbines - (355 companies)
    ...into mechanical energy. When used with an electrical generator, the rotation of the wind turbine 's blades turns a shaft to produce electricity. There are two basic types of wind turbines: horizontal-axis and vertical-axis. Horizontal-axis wind... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Blades (wind turbine) - (14 companies) manufacture. Image Credit: Murdoch University. Tip Speed Ratio (TSR). The tip speed ratio of a wind turbine blade is the ratio of the speed of the tip of the blade to that of the wind. TSR is a vital design criterion for all lift-type wind turbines... Learn More
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    Power Generation Systems - (120 companies)
    ...basis. Typically, load firming or load balancing is used with variable power sources such as wind. Natural gas power generation systems offer excellent heat rates over a wide operating range, and are designed to meet strict emissions requirements... Learn More
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    Gearboxes and Gearheads - (954 companies)
    ...then they must have equal helix angle but opposite hands. Spur gears, are straight-toothed gears with radial teeth that transmit power and motion between parallel axes. Planetary gears have two or more small gears that are mounted either on the outside... Search by Specification | Learn More
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    Electrical Power Generators - (1060 companies)
    ...generators, is primarily used to describe gensets with an integral combustion engine. The broader interpretation includes what can be referred to as alternative power generators which utilize renewable resources such as solar, thermal, and wind power. More... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Aircraft - (61 companies)
    ...are essentially large, vertical-axis propellers. The most common type of rotary wing aircraft is by far the helicopter, which establishes a carriage underneath a spinning rotor and horizontal-axis to combat the counter-torque produced. The counter-torque... Learn More
  • Hydro Turbines - (47 companies)
    ...s efficiency. Reaction turbines need higher flow rates than impulse turbines, but can operate with a smaller vertical distance between the diversion and the water turbine. Francis turbines are a type of reaction turbine. Submersible propeller... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Vertical Conveyors - (297 companies)
    Vertical conveyors are used to lift or lower loads between various levels in intermittent flow operations and where horizontal space is limited. There are two types of vertical conveyors, reciprocating and continuous. Vertical Conveyors Information... Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Generator Heads and Alternators - (30 companies)
    Generator heads and alternators turn rotational mechanical energy into electrical power through electromagnetic induction. Search by Specification | Learn More
  • Scales and Balances - (995 companies)
    ...decrease in weight. Local gravity: Readouts can change +-.05% depending upon the global location in which the object is measured. Air currents: Drafts and wind can affect the readouts of very sensitive scales, and in laboratories a draft shield... Search by Specification | Learn More
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