Brake actuator in action

A project log for WinDIY - HAWT Wind turbine

Mostly 3D printed HAWT windturbine incl. 3D printed disk-generator and brake system.

FabFab 10/05/2020 at 11:540 Comments

Here is a small video from the first successful test of the brake actuator on my test stand. The generator is driven by a 250W motor. It is regulated down to approx. 20% via the PWM of the speed controller. The brake pressure could also be increased.