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Southwest Windpower Skystream 600 2.4kW Residential Wind Turbine

Southwest Windpower Skystream 600 2.4kW Residential Wind Turbine


Introducing the next generation of distributed wind energy harvesting, Southwest Windpower’s Skystream 600, bringing affordable energy independence mainstream.


The USA made Skystream 600 is the most efficient power grid-connected turbine in its class, providing an average of 7,4001 kWh of clean electricity per year at wind speeds of an average of 18 km/h and producing 74 percent more energy than its predecessor - the hugely popular Skystream 3.7.


Southwest Windpower Skystream 600 Design Features


  • Larger blade span for more efficient wind energy capture
  • Enhanced integrated inverter and controls
  • Sleeker design and aesthetics
  • Interactive web-based Skview™ system for monitoring performance
  • Monopole tower available in various heights


Skystream 600 Warranty


  • 5 Year Limited Warranty with optional extended service plans


Skystream 600 Technical Specifications


Rated Capacity 2.4 kW
Rotor Diameter 15.4 ft (4.7 m)
Weight 275 lb (125 kg)
Swept Area 186.3 ft2 (17.4 m2)
Type Downwind rotor with stall regulation control
Direction of Rotation Clockwise looking upwind
Blades  (3) Fiberglass reinforced composite
Rated Speed 240 rpm
Maximum Tip Speed 132 mph (59 m/s)
Alternator Slotless permanent magnet brushless
Yaw Control Passive
Grid Feeding 120/240 VAC Split 1 Ph, 60 Hz 120/208 VAC 3 Ph compatible, 60 Hz
Battery Charging Battery Charger available for battery charging systems
Braking System Electronic stall regulation with redundant relay switch control
Cut-in Wind Speed 5.6 mph (2.5 m/s)
Rated Wind Speed 22.4 mph (10 m/s)
User Monitoring Web-based Skyview software
Survival Wind Speed 140 mph (62.8 m/s)


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  • Model: skystream600
  • Shipping Weight: 125kg
  • Manufacturer:
    Southwest Windpower

This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 01 February, 2011.