How to make a Small Wind Turbine 3

How to make a Small Wind TurbineĀ 3

 

When that is all done pull the new length of wire through the inside of your hollow
tube like below, as you can see i used speaker cable but you can use and low voltage cable that you have lying around – alarm cable, phone line cable –

How to make a Small Wind Turbine 9

How to make a Small Wind Turbine 9

Now we can join the cooling fan housing to the hollow tube, then seal it up using mastic or silicone, since the cooling fan is light, this should also hold it in place. A hot glue gun would have been ideal but mine was broken at the time.

How to make a Small Wind Turbine 10

How to make a Small Wind Turbine 10

Simply apply it to the point where the generator housing meets the hollow tube you have found –

How to make a Small Wind Turbine 11

How to make a Small Wind Turbine 11

Leave to dry for a while and go look at some of my other pages :).

After a couple of hours drying time you might want to test the connections to make sure the cooling
fan is creating electricity. To do this you can either use a Voltmeter or a simple LED.

 

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