DIY PVC Vertical Wind Generator

There are a lot of things that you can build using PVC, so why not try building a PVC vertical wind generator. The main rotor of this turbine is constructed mainly from PVC piping. You will need different lengths, widths and heights but you can get all of these from your local Lowes, Home Depot or any other hardware store in your area.

PVC Vertical Wind Generator

Anything else that you need, that is not available at your local store, you could order online on For example, he opted for flat end caps as opposed to the curved ones that are readily available at hardware stores. The structure that you create with your PVC pipes, will become your wind blades. This is what the wind will turn in order to generate wind energy. It will of course be connected to the generator motor, but before you do that make sure that it is very stable and can sustain high wind levels.


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