Iliocht's 2.4m wind turbine

By: Build Your Own Wind Turbine  05/12/2011
Keywords: Wind Turbine

This is Illiocht's 2.4m wind turbine which we worked on two years ago.I got a call from him over a week ago saying that he could not brake his machine and it was running wild in a storm, when we got to his place it had been running wild for around two hours, not a nice sight. This machine has all nine wires running down the mast with the rectifiers in a box at the bottom, with the stop switch on the DC side in the battery house. It looked like water got into the box and shorted out the dc end, resulting…

Keywords: Wind Turbine

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