The Three Engineers

We are Matthew, Kyle, and Paulie, we are in 7th and 8th grade. We take MS Engineering 1 at Ravenscroft. We used the engineering design process to make the blades. Making blades for wind turbines is important because it makes energy and it is better for the environment.

Team Info

School/Org

Ravenscroft School

State/Region

NC

Grade Level

4-8

Turbine Info

Drivetrain

Geared

Generator

KidWind Generator

Wind Speed

4 m/s

Rotor Swept Area

1661 cm2

Resistor Value (ohms)

110 Ω

Voltage

9.292 V

Video

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Turbine Performance

Milliwatts

784.92 mW

Efficiency

12.06%