blade tip

blade tip

The part of a blade that is the farthest from the hub.
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The Cirrus Energy turbine - for which a planning application is already in - will be 78m to blade tip and generate about 1,197MWh of low carbon electricity a year.
The Bell 47 hovered at 45 metres - the maximum blade tip height of the proposed structure - while a photographer took pictures to illustrate how visible it would be to residents of surrounding districts.
In an unrelated application, applicant Paul Williams wants to build a 15kw wind turbine with an overall blade tip height of 27.
This gearless wind turbine features an innovative Blade Tip Power System(TM) that utilizes a system of magnets and stators surrounding its outer ring to capture power at the blade tips where speed is greatest, practically eliminating mechanical resistance and drag.
The turbine, which will be 50m to hub height and 74m to blade tip, will generate sufficient energy to power around 540 homes and save more than 1,000 tonnes of carbon emissions annually.
The turbines will have a maximum blade tip height (blade in vertical position) of 76m.
The next generation--the Spitfire XP Pro-features a deadly cut-on-contact blade tip.
Doctor blade tip configurations consist of many different styles with the most common being a Lamella tip, bevel in various degrees and a radius (rounded) edge.
The new wind turbine also features a new aerodynamic blade tip design and the Gamesa NRS[R] (Noise Reduction System) control system to ensure maximum output with minimum noise.
It is proposed to place a turbine of 35m to its blade tip in the existing foundations.
2 to blade tip, Shaley Farm, Shaley, Sandy Gate, Scholes.
The Honeywell Wind Turbine's Blade Tip Power System, which captures power at the tips of the blades where speed is the greatest, was developed to enable renewable energy around the world.