Mechanical

The BTT Mechanical Module aims to provide the Delegates with the ability to:

Explain the main components, mechanical systems and the basic operation of wind turbines.

Explain risks and hazards associated with mechanics.

Understand the principles of bolted and welded connections and their inspection.

Demonstrate practical skills to use manual tightening and measuring tools.

Demonstrate the correct use of hydraulic torque and tensioning tools.

Explain the principles of a gearbox.

Explain the function of the brake systems and demonstrate how to inspect them.

Explain the function of the yaw system and explain how to inspect it.

Explain the function of the cooling system and demonstrate how to inspect it.

Explain the function of the lubrication system and demonstrate how to inspect it.

 

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