Homemade Wind Turbine Dump Load System

So what do you need to make a homemade dump load for your wind turbine? Just hop onto bay and grab an inverter off there. It does not have to actually be still functional. The great thing is that you can take the casing and use that to house your homemade dump load. The case itself is constructed from aluminum.

Homemade Wind Turbine Dump Load

You can get your bus bar from the bottom of any electrical box. You connect it to the two resistors with your positive wire also connected to that whole setup on one end and your negative on the other end. The resistors are placed on heavy 30 AMP wire that runs width wise in the housing. You can secure the resistors to the wires using metal zap straps.

The two videos below, guide you through the whole process…

Be Sociable, Share This Article!