Blade.jpg
Device data
Manufacturing files https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:577603
Software license [ ]
Hardware license [ ]
Project data
Authors Lee Southerton
Status Designed
Prototyped
Completed 2014
Made? Yes
Replicated? No
Export to Open Know How Manifest
Page data
Type Device, Project
Keywords 3D printing, blade, electric lighting, electricity, osat, wind energy, turbine, wind power, plastic
SDGs Sustainable Development Goals SDG07 Affordable and clean energy
SDG11 Sustainable cities and communities
SDG12 Responsible consumption and production
Authors Lee Southerton
Kathy Nativi
Published 2014
License CC BY-SA 3.0
Affiliations Michigan_Tech's_Open_Sustainability_Technology_Lab
MY4777
MTU
Language English (en)
Page views 261

A wind turbine bade.

Bill of Materials[edit | edit source]

  1. PLA Plastic
  2. Files can be found on at [[1]]

Tools needed[edit | edit source]

  1. MOST Delta RepRap or similar RepRap 3-D printer
  2. Lighter

Skills and knowledge needed[edit | edit source]

  • Knowledge how to operate a 3d printer
  • Knowledge of how to operate freecad if changes to blade needs to be made

Common Problems and Solutions[edit | edit source]

  • Rough edges can be smoothed out with lighter .