Improving the Powerful Behavior of an Experimental Model of Savonius Turbine (S-Rotor) with Coupled Aerodynamic Additional Blades

  • Nelu CAZACU "Dunarea de Jos" University of Galati, Romania
Keywords: Savonius Turbine, S-rotor, adjacent blades

Abstract

The proposed experimental model brings an improvement in the start of turbine rotation and torque uniformity in load. Constructively, the original blades of the turbine have gap and overlay. Additional blades are placed at 90° from the classic layout of the blades at the Savonius turbine and are attached to the original blades. The model was tested on the wind tunnel at low wind speeds (<4.5 m/s). The results confirm the validity of the concept, without significantly increasing the yield of the experimental model.

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Published
2018-06-15
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CAZACU N. Improving the Powerful Behavior of an Experimental Model of Savonius Turbine (S-Rotor) with Coupled Aerodynamic Additional Blades. The Annals of “Dunarea de Jos” University of Galati. Fascicle IX, Metallurgy and Materials Science [Internet]. 15Jun.2018 [cited 21Sep.2021];41(2):49-3. Available from: https://www.gup.ugal.ro/ugaljournals/index.php/mms/article/view/1446
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