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Like to make a windmill which to use?

Discussion in 'General Electronics Discussion' started by mrel, Jun 24, 2013.

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  1. mrel

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    Hello

    I would like to build a home make windmill .

    So which motor is best to use (1) Stepper motor (2) DC motor?

    Mrel
     
  2. discomark10

    discomark10

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    What do you want to do with the windmill, make it spin? or generate power?
     
  3. Externet

    Externet

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    To generate power, the convenient approach is using a permanent magnet DC motor canibalized from a defunct threadmill and blades cut from PVC pipe.

    To make the thingy spin, use a fan.
     
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