Salient White Elephant

March 1, 2009

Guyed Tower with Translating Weight

This blog post elaborates on some of my other posts – Scalable Tower for Very Large Wind Turbine, Turbine de Saint Louis, and Teetering Tower Wind Turbine.

In this embodiment, the wind turbine controller alters guy wire shapes by actuating drives that translate the weights:

guyed-tower-with-translating-weight1

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