|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||416/132B; 416/155; 416/205; 416/224|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 9 인용 특허 : 44|
A wind turbine (20) includes a turbine wheel (22). Radially extending sailwing assemblies (30) are supported between the axle structure (28) and the perimeter rail (26) of the turbine wheel. The sailwing assemblies include sail end supports (52, 53), sail support cables (54, 55) extending between the sail end supports, and sailwings (58) that are supported by the sail support cables and extend between the axle structure (28) and the perimeter rail (26) of the turbine wheel. The sail end supports (52, 53) may be pivoted to form a pitch in the sailwings (5...
1. A wind turbine comprising: an upwardly extending support,a turbine wheel rotatably mounted on said support about a laterally extending central axis,a plurality of sailwing assemblies carried by said turbine wheel, said sailwing assemblies each including: a sail cloth having opposed inner end and outer end, opposed side edges, and a longitudinal axis extending between said inner end and said outer end and extending radially from said central axis,support cables extending substantially parallel to said longitudinal axis of said sail cloth and positioned...