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Build Your Own Small Wind Power System by Brian Clark Howard, Kevin Shea

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CHAPTER 11Installation, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting

He caused the east wind to blow in the heavens, and by His power He led out the south wind.

–PSALMS 78:26

Installing a wind turbine is a big job that can’t be accomplished alone. At a minimum, you need some friends to pitch in, and better yet, mentors who have experience with small wind systems. You may also need a crane and earth-moving equipment, depending on the size of your system and the details of your site.

Once your system is properly installed and working, you can’t just forget about it, ...

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