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fixed-pitch rotor [1 record]

Record 1 2006-05-27

English

Subject field(s)
  • Electric Rotary Machines - Types
  • Wind Energy
DEF

In contrast to a variable-pitch wind turbine, a rotor where the blades are fixed in pitch during operation. The blade pitch may be adjustable, but is not varied during operation.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Machines tournantes électriques - types
  • Énergie éolienne
DEF

À l'opposé d'une éolienne à pas variable, rotor dont le pas est régulier. Le pas de pale peut être modifié mais il ne variera pas en cours de fonctionnement.

Spanish

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