FLOTEK® 5500 - Accurately Test 3D Printed Turbine Blades
The FLOTEK® 5500 Wind Turbine Tunnel is designed for testing student’s 3D printed wind turbine blades. The tunnel’s round design eliminates air packing in the test section corners when testing round objects.
- 26.5” Round Test Section Inside Diameter.
- Test Section can be mounted on Rails to allow for easy model changes.
- 4’ Round tube downstream of test section to allow taking downstream data. Excellent for mounting a rake to measure the energy extracted from the item being tested.
- Same rugged construction as all FLOTEK wind tunnels.
- 15 HP Premium Efficient “Green” AC motor with ABB VFD drive to control motor speed Standard. Optional higher HP motors available.
- 100 MPH / 45 m/s test section velocity.