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An introduction to the Princeton sailwing windmillSpecifically discussed is the sailwing windmill. The aerodynamic characteristics of the sailwing itself are presented in condensed form and its natural application to the wind machine is discussed. Past and present sailwing windmill configurations are shown and their relative merits are compared. A section on a future promising configuration is presented and its compatibility to advanced technology electrical machinery is briefly discussed. Also included is a short bibliography.
Document ID
19740008656
Document Type
Conference Paper
Authors
Sweeney, T. E.
(Princeton Univ. NJ, United States)
Nixon, W. B.
(Princeton Univ. NJ, United States)
Date Acquired
August 7, 2013
Publication Date
December 1, 1973
Publication Information
Publication: NASA. Lewis Res. Center Wind Energy Conversion Systems
Subject Category
Auxiliary Systems
Accession Number
74N16769
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.
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