Monthly Archives: March 2014

Workshops in Austria

Jonathan Schreiber has a new website announcing his workshops in Austria this summer: Jonathan is using my new designs for 2 metre ferrite magnet wind turbines (2F). I plan to publish these soon.

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Havoc with 4.2 metre turbines in France

Gilou at Tieole writes from France: This year, we are confronted with a lot of violent wind. And the 4200 model break a lot. This winter, I think 8 wind turbines are broken. A lot of tails have jump and … Continue reading

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3.2 or 3.5 meter high voltage direct-drive turbine for use with MidNite Classic 150 controller

Chris Olsen has made a nice series of web pages and a video describing how to build a high voltage (48-150VDC) turbine with diameter around 3.2-3.5 metres.  This works nicely with the Midnite Classic controller to charge batteries. More from … Continue reading

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