Product Specs

Ventera VT10—240 Specifications

vt1--240specsWind Turbine—Model VT10—240

  • Patent Number: US 7,186,083
  • Rated Power to Grid: 10kW at 29mph-13m/s
  • Rated Energy: 2,000 kWh/mo., 14.5mph-6.5m/s at hub
  • Cut—In Wind Speed: 6mph-2.7m/s, propeller running
  • Survival Wind Speed: 130 mph or 58 m/s
  • Moving Parts: 14 – rotor, yaw, outer blade governors, hub arms, dampeners
  • Mainframe and Hub: cast 356-T6 recycled aluminum
  • Total Weight of turbine and blades: 580lbs – 263kg
  • Slip ring Assembly: 4 ring, dual brush & connection

Rotor

  • 3 blade, downwind, fx63-137 airfoil, 7:1 tip speed ratio
  • Diameter: 22 feet-6.7m, optimum twist & taper
  • Swept Area: 380 SF/35.25 SM
  • RPM: 270 peak, 250-270 governor active
  • Blade: Glass fiber engineered plastic, injection molded

Generator

  • Rating: 15kva 240vac at 250rpm, 3 phase
  • TYPE: Rare earth PM three phase hybrid alternator, 32 pole, brushless

Warranty

  • Limited 5 years on VT10-240

Content

  • Ventera Wind is an American Company with manufacturing facilities in Duluth, Minnesota. The VT10 US Parts content exceeds 90%.

Certification

  • Certification of the latest generation of the VT10 to AWEA and UK standards is pending.