Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Wind turbine rotor blades with enhanced lightning protection system










Image Number 6 for United States Patent #8096765.

A wind turbine rotor blade includes a plurality of lightning receptors configured along either or both of the pressure side or suction side of the blade. At least one looped lightning conductive circuit is provided, with the lightning receptors configured in communication with a respective lightning conductive circuit. The lightning conductive circuit has terminal ends that extend through the root for connection of each terminal end with a grounding system within the wind turbine. The looped lightning conductive circuit provides a redundant path to each lightning receptor for conducting a lightning strike to ground.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Shape memory polymers formed by self-crosslinking of copolymers
Single-lens reflex digital camera which displays an image for live view
Continuously variable transmission and control method thereof
Cosmetic composition based on a supramolecular polymer and a hyperbranched functional polymer
Lookup front end packet input processor
Method for isomerisation of hop alpha-acids using heterogeneous alkaline earth metal based catalysts
Snapshots in de-duplication
  Randomly Featured Patents
Method and system for synchronizing climate control devices
Mold rotator
Multi-chambered container fluid selection valve
Data logger
Hygienic toothbrush comprising a container for dentifrice substances
Internal cooling of heat exchanger tubes
Semiconductor memory device
Process for preparing intermediates for the synthesis of antifungal agents
Gas generant compositions
Air volume booster for sprayers