Putting it together

Nothing very exciting about the next bit, but it's nice seeing it come together. Welding time.

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The axle support plates welded to the main tube of the turbine.

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This shows the stator bracket welded to the front of the stub axle.

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A quick look to see how we compare to the CAD model before we weld the rest up.

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That's the main body of the wind turbine welded together.

I'm pretty happy with how's it's gone so far. It feels nice and solid and the design is still pretty simple.
Next job... Fabricating tail parts.

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