1st Maker Space

Wind Pump/Wind Turbine Activity

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  • Regular price $186.00

The Wind Pump harnesses the energy created from wind to pump water. The wind-driven turbine powers a geared transmission that operates a hydraulic pump. This will move water from one level up to another. You will apply many scientific concepts such as calculating work, fluid mechanics, simple machines and aerodynamics. A stand is necessary. You can purchase either the Bench or Wind Turbine Stand or make one of your own. Comes with Instructables from Teacher Geek and lesson plan aligned to the Indiana State Standards in Science, Engineering, and Mathematics from 1st Maker Space. Requires Maker Tool Kit. The 10-Pack comes with enough materials for 40 students (4 students/kit) and is a consumable item.

Sold in packs of 10 or individually.