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Advanced Wind Experiment Kit Nacelle

Advanced Wind Experiment Kit Nacelle

Advanced Wind Experiment Kit Nacelle


This kit contains the unassembled parts of the Advanced Wind Turbine Nacelle. Build your own wind turbine and experiment with wind power.

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This kit enables a number of advanced experiments, especially with GENPack generator module. Try different gear ratios, blade designs, generators, and more, in a creative, hands-on inquiry into wind energy science. This nacelle also converts for conducting weightlifting experiments, making it a great option for studying mechanical and electrical energy.

Once built, this nacelle mounts on a wind turbine tower or on a standard 1-inch PVC pipe.

What's Included

  • Gear Set with Spool
  • Wind Turbine Generator with Wires
  • High Torque Generator with Wires
  • Motor Mount Pack (2)
  • Wind Turbine Hub
  • Nacelle Body Half (2)
  • Plastic Weightlifter Bucket
  • Blade Pitch Protractor
  • 1/2″ Washer (25)
  • 8″ Hex Shaft with Hub Quick Connect
  • 1/4″ x 5″ Dowels* (25)
  • 3″ x 12″ x 3/32″ Balsa Wood Sheet* (5)
  • 4′ String*

* This part is a consumable and excluded from warranty.

Note: This kit does not include the parts required for building a tower to hold the nacelle upright. For the complete kit, see the KidWind Advanced Wind Experiment Kit.


AccessoryOrder CodePriceQuantity
KidWind Gear SetKW-GEAR$9.00
Drivetrain SetKW-DS$8.00
Replacement PartOrder CodePriceQuantity
KidWind Blade Design ConsumablesKW-BDC$169.00
KidWind Gear SetKW-GEAR$9.00
Drivetrain SetKW-DS$8.00
KidWind Blade Pitch ProtractorKW-BPP$4.00
KidWind Motor Mount AssemblyKW-MTRMNT$8.00
High Torque Generator with WiresKW-HIGEN3$25.00
KidWind Wind Turbine Hub - 10 PackKW-WTH10$69.00
KidWind Wind Turbine Hub - 3 PackKW-WTH3$22.00
KidWind Wind Turbine Generator with Wires - 10 PackKW-GEN10$60.00
KidWind Wind Turbine Generator with Wires - 3 PackKW-GEN3$20.00
Chipboard SheetsKW-CB50$19.00
KidWind Dowels - 25 PackKW-D25$5.00
KidWind Dowels - 100 PackKW-D100$12.00
KidWind Balsa Blade Sheets - 10 PackKW-BBS10$12.00
KidWind Balsa Blade Sheets - 100 PackKW-BB100$96.00


Educational use only: Vernier products are designed for educational use. They are not appropriate for industrial, medical, or commercial applications.