TURB THE ANSWERS

Many aspects and components were thoroughly researched, tested and developed in the evolution of the Airtub. We therefore have convincing answers to many questions.

Peripherals

  • Can the Airturb inverter also be connected to solar panels?

    * The Airturb inverter is currently under development

    No, the Airturb inverter has been specially developed to make the most of the power curve of the Airturb Model One.

  • What is the life span and warranty of the inverter?

    * The Airturb inverter is currently under development The expected life of the inverter is equal to the Airturb Model One. The inverter warranty is 5 years after installation by an authorized installer.
  • What is the lifespan and warranty of the Airturb mounting base?

    The expected life of the Airturb mounting base is equal to the Airturb Model One. The warranty on the mounting base is 5 years after installation by a recognized installer.
  • What are the specifications of the Airturb mounting base?

    The Airturb mounting base is available from May 1, 2020. The Airturb mounting base is made of galvanized metal with a white coating over it. The size of the Airturb mounting base is 100 x 100cm and can be weighted with a tile of 50 x 50cm (these are not included).

Installation and mounting

  • How do I mount the Airturb on the Airturb mounting base?

    The Airturb mounting base has 4 recesses at the top that correspond to the recesses of the Airturb Model One. The cabling at the bottom of the Airturb Model One can be fed through the housing of the Airturb mounting base. A special recess has been made for this in the Airturb mounting base. After the Airturb Model One has been placed on the Airturb mounting base, your installer can proceed with the installation and cabling.
  • How do I install the inverter?

    The installation of the Airturb inverter must be done by an Airturb certified installer. Please note, the warranty only applies when installed by a certified installer.
  • How do I install the Airturb mounting base?

    The installation of the Airturb mounting base must be done by an Airturb certified installer. Please note, the warranty only applies when installed by a certified installer.
  • Who carries out installation?

    Installation of the Airturb should be carried out by an Airturb-certified installer. Note, the guarantee only applies to installations carried out by certified installers.
  • Is maintenance required?

    Our innovative model requires no maintenance. We advise having the Airturb and the connection checked once every two years.
  • Is a permit required?

    Each municipality has its own policy in respect of the Airturb. Ask your municipality about the local regulations and conditions.
  • Monitoring options

    Airturb itself does not offer direct monitoring tools for the Airturb Model One, but it is compatible with all general systems that are able to read out power in voltage (48 volt) and watts (to 660 watts). You can monitor your Airturb via your home smart meter, or with products and services from third parties. Our certified installers would be happy to advise you on the various options they offer.
  • Can the Airturb Model One feed energy back to the grid?

    The Airturb Model One can be connected directly to a battery with the controller. If you wish to feed the power generated back to the grid, you can do this via a converter. Our certified installers would be happy to discuss the ideal solution.

General

  • What are the dimensions of the Model One?

    The diameter is 60 cm and the height is 140 cm. The Airturb Model One weighs under 25 kg.
  • Does the Model One meet safety requirements?

    The Airturb Model One was developed to a high standard and meets IP54 and EMB safety criteria.
  • What is the Model One made of?

    The Model One generator consists of a magnet and copper coil. The wind panels are made of recyclable polyester. The turbine is thus dirt, dust and maintenance free.
  • How much wind is required?

    The Airturb starts generating energy from a minimum wind speed of 1.2 m/s. That is wind force 1.
  • What guarantee do I get?

    If your Airturb is installed by a certified installer, you can register for a 10-year guarantee on the Airturb Wind panels and generator. NOTE! Registration must take place within 4 weeks of installation. Airturb will contact you after you register for the guarantee.
  • In which colors is the Airturb delivered?

    The Airturb Model One is only available in white.
  • What does the Airturb Model One produce?

    Wind is unpredictable. This means we are unable to calculate the precise yield. The Airturb Model One offers a maximum yield of 600 watts (generator). This is achieved from wind force 6. The Airturb Model One starts generating energy from wind force 1. The controller ensures safe braking from wind force 7. Graph with energy production values with consistent wind speeds: Airturb Model One wind tracker.

Order

  • What is the delivery time?

    Our team starts producing your Airturb as soon as you place your order. We check all the specifications and durability. We carry out tests to ensure the Airturb works as it should before we send it to you. The average lead time for the Model One is 12 weeks.
  • What comes in the box?

    The Airturb Model One is supplied in a recyclable cardboard box of 60 x 60 x 150 cm. The box contains the assembled Airturb and the controller. You will also find a connecting flange and 4 bolts for immediate mounting. The guarantee registration form is attached to the Airturb. It lists the unique series number for registration on our guarantee page.