Make a wind turbine

Wind turbines allow us to harness the energy of wind and turn it into electricity to keep our TVs powered and our ipads charged.

Student wearing Genesis lab coat demonstrating the wind turbine project made

How to make a wind turbine

How to make a wind turbine

Did you know that the blade tips of a large wind turbine can reach speeds of more than 320 km per hour – that’s super-fast!

Watch our video to make and test your own 3D printed wind turbine at school or home.

Equipment required to make a wind turbine

Get prepared

You'll need the following items to make a wind turbine:

  • Step-by-step guide: make a wind turbine
  • 3D printer file: wind turbine