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Hessert Laboratory for Aerospace Research at Whitefield

Wind Turbine Facility


General Information

JIMP25
Technical characteristics of JIMP25 turbine:
- Rated: up to 25 kW
- Rotor: 3 blades made of fiberglass epoxy
- Rotor diameter: 10 m
- Swept area: 78.54 m²
- Hub height: 26 m
- Operation: up-wind
- Cut-in wind speed: 3,0 m/s
- Cut-out wind speed: 26,0 m/s
- Overspeed protection: passive pitch and stall control
- Revolution speed: up to 162 rpm
- Electric generator: synchronous, axial flux, multipolar permanent magnet
- Voltage output: 480 Volts
- Weight: 900 Kg