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How to Convert a Windmill Into a Wind Generator

How to Convert a Windmill Into a Wind Generator

convert a Windmill Into a Wind Generator

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So how do wind turbines make electricity? Simply stated, a wind turbine works the opposite of a fan. Instead of using electricity to make wind, like a fan, wind turbines use wind to make electricity. The wind turns the blades, which spin a shaft, which connects to a generator and makes electricity.

A typical windmill can be converted to generate enough electricity to power a modest sized home. Using the windmill to recharge a battery bank suited to the needs of the home is the simplest and most effective method of wind power storage. The average backyard engineer can convert a windmill to generate electricity in about four hours. Check out this article below to read how to convert a windmill into a wind generator…

How to Convert a Windmill Into a Wind Generator 

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