Power generation, Wind Turbine Projects

Part 1- Experimental Wind Turbine Tower Project – Using a Tall Tree

2 Apr , 2016  

A video about raises up a super tall tree into the air with a bunch of pulleys and then see how it functions as a wind turbine tower. The goal of the project was to source materials for a 50-foot tower, in this case, a skinny, tall, dead tree. Then use a living tree as the […]

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Power generation, Wind Turbine Projects

Update to Making Copper Coils for a Wind Turbine

22 Apr , 2014  

An update to the making copper coils for a vertical axis wind turbine. The coils will be used with the gear system from the breadmaker. (Update for that video will be coming soon) Music credit Title: Heavy, by Huma-Huma, YouTube Library http://youtube-audio-library.storage.googleapis.com/f8fd1f22533dae80,

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Wind Turbine Projects

Learn How to Make Copper Coils for a Wind Generator

28 Feb , 2014  

This is my first video of show the process of making copper coils for a wind generator. (The breadmaker VAWT) Used recycled copper wire from a UPS battery backup transformer and a homemade winding jig. In a nutshell, it’s not easy. Lots of trial and error. Thanks for watching! Music credit: Voodoo Like You Do, […]

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Wind Turbine Projects

A Great Source of Copper Wire for Homemade Wind Generator

9 Oct , 2013  

A short video showing where you can find a good source of copper wire to make coils for a homemade wind powered generator. The copper wire is found in regular household appliances like blenders, microwave ovens and old power tools. Try to find motors that use lots of power. For example, the blender I found […]

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Other, Power generation, Wind Turbine Projects

Generate Power from a Hockey Puck!

12 Apr , 2013  

This video was part of the Garage Door Motor Conversion for Wind Turbine series. Decided to make a stator out of a hockey puck. The stator (in this case, a hockey puck) was drilled with eight, half inch holes. Then 3 sets or rare earth magnets would be inserted into the holes. The modified stator […]

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