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KidWind Tower and Base Set

Order code: KW-TBS
Purchase QTY: (Each)1+    
Scientrific's price  $58.00    
Note: Prices do NOT include GST

Need a tower for your KidWind turbine nacelle? Here is the same tower that comes in KidWind wind kits. This wooden tower has a diameter that will fit nicely inside 25mm PVC fittings.

NOTE: This kit only includes the wooden tower and plastic blue base. All other parts making up the pictured turbine are purchased separately.

• Make a wind turbine stand for your nacelle

Q I have an old PCV tower; can I simply switch to this one?
A Yes!

Q What size PVC fitting works with this tower?
A PVC fittings of 25mm work best.

Q How the heck do I get the legs off the tower hub?
A Take two dowels and pry the legs from the base. You can also check out the Tower and Base assembly video!

Download the current Vernier K-12 Catalogue
Download the current Vernier University Catalogue

Educational use only:
Vernier and Kidwind products are designed for educational use. They are not appropriate for industrial, medical or commercial applications. Details

  • Warranty: 5 years

    Last edited 13th Mar 2020

    This product is used in teaching these Australian Curriculum codes:
    ACSSU190 - Physical Sciences - Energy Conservation - Energy conservation in a system can be explained by describing energy transfers and transformations
    ACSSU219 - Physical Sciences - Alternative Energies - Energy from a variety of sources can be used to generate electricity
    ACSSU117 - Physical Sciences - Forces and Machines - Change to an object’s motion is caused by unbalanced forces, including Earth’s gravitational attraction, acting on the object
    ACSSU155 - Physical Sciences - Energy Forms - Energy appears in different forms, including movement (kinetic energy), heat and potential energy, and energy transformations and transfers cause change within systems
    ACSSU182 - Physical Sciences - Energy Transfer - Energy transfer through different mediums can be explained using wave and particle models
    Click a curriculum code to see other products that relate.

    Works with:
    KW-AWXKidWind Advanced Wind Experiment Kit (A0012)from $374.00 plus GST
    KW-BWXKidWind Basic Wind Experiment Kitfrom $301.00 plus GST
    KW-NACKidWind Nacellefrom $44.00 plus GST

kwh0053-01_1.jpgAll components of kit

kwh0053-01.jpgExample of Tower and Base in use. Turbine, blades and all fittings are not included in this kit.