The weight on these is overstated! The blade assembly weighs more than 36 tons, that's 3 blades.Weight is about 24000 pounds each or 12 tons.This info is off the industrial wind turbine web site.
Thanks - I stand corrected.
It says each blade weighs 12 tons.And 3 blades make a wind mill. So what is the correction????
Elaboration would be fun, but really one word serves us: Wow! Thank you, Dennis...
another fine picture denny :-)
Not to get all technical, but as far as I know, these are not for "windmills" since I doubt they will be grinding any grains. They are for wind turbines used to generate electricity....just sayin.
Good point, although if the winds get strong enough out there, they may be grinding grain.
Hee Hee Hee...You guys are fun to listen too. It's all about the pics in the end isn't it? Pen