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Old 09-01-2018, 06:20 PM   #2680 (permalink)
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Wind generator that resists a storm.... impressive. It it's made to capture wind and it should have to endure stronger forces than the house's roof had to.
The strongest possible roof would be an hemisphere. If you put a windmill on a pole and strap it to the side of a box-shaped wall, the vibration will tear it off.

If it is installed (vertical axis) at the summit of a dome, it will gain efficiency from the location and the 360 bracing of the shell will absorb the vibration better.
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