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General data

  • Manufacturer: Vestas (Denmark)
  • Model: V39/500
  • Rated power: 500 kW
  • Rotor diameter: 39 m
  • No more available
  • Offshore model: no
  • Swept area: 1,195 m²
  • Power density: 2.39 m²/kW
  • Number of blades: 3
  • Power control: Pitch
  • Commissioning: 1991

Weights

  • Nacelle: 18 tons
  • Tower: 58 tons
  • Rotor + hub: 3,5 tons
  • Total: 79,5 tons

Rotor

  • Maximum rotor speed: 30 rd/min
  • Cut-in wind speed: 4,5 m/s
  • Rated wind speed: 15,5 m/s
  • Cut-off wind speed: 25 m/s
  • Manufacturer: Vestas

Gear box

  • Gear box: yes
  • Stages: 3
  • Gear ratio: 50
  • Manufacturer: Hansen

Generator

  • Type: ASYNC
  • Number: 1
  • Maximum speed: 1522 rounds/minute
  • Voltage: 690 V
  • Manufacturer: Siemens

Tower

  • Minimum hub height: 40 m
  • Maximum hub height: 53 m
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V39/500 - Vestas - 500 kW
Michaël Pierrot - The Wind Power

Power curve



(Air density: 1,225 kg/m3)


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