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  • KW6 Scotland
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  • Kingspan Wind KW6
  • Orkney Islands, KW6, Rural Domestic Installation (May)

Kingspan Wind KW6 is the most popular turbine in our range, regarded by many as the turbine of choice. It is ideally suited as a rural domestic wind turbine for farmers, land owners and light industrial applications. ​ read more

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5 year Parts & Labour warranty

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Grey for minimal visual impact

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MCS approved

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Great customer service

The KW6 is fully tested & certified to international standards (MCS, SWCC & NREC) and is the Uk's best selling small wind turbine.

KW6’s intelligent design ensures consistently high performance in all wind speeds. Our unique over-speed protection system ensures continuous energy generation in all wind speeds, thus increasing the return on your investment. No need to shut down in high winds!

Grid connection & Off-Grid solutions available.

Features and benefits

  • Self-regulating - delta rotor design ensures constant energy generation.
  • No gear box - greater efficiency!
  • Minimal visual impact - available in three colour options, White, Black or Grey - which can be specified depending on local planning requirements.
  • Anti over-speed control - no requirement to shut down in high winds.
  • Designed to operate in any wind speed - high performance is maintained even in the fiercest storms.
  • 5-year Parts and Labour warranty as standard
  • Low cost of ownership - Minimal servicing requirement.
Peak Power 6.1kW**
Reference Annual Energy (RAE) 8,949 kWh @ 5 m/s
Applications Rural Domestic, Smallholding, Agricultural, Commercial, Telecoms, Public Sector, Remote Islands
Solutions Grid Tied, Battery Charging, 48V DC - 300V DC, Direct Heating
Grid Connection Options Single / Dual / Three Phase
Architecture Downwind, 3 Bladed, Self Regulating
Rotor 5.6m diameter, 200RPM at Rated Power.
Blade Material Glass Thermoplastic Composite
Generator Type Brushless Direct Drive Permanent Magnet
Tower Heights 9m / 11m / 15m / 20m 
Foundation Options Pad / Root / Rock Anchor Options available.
Cut In Speed 3.5 m/s
Cut Out Speed None - Continuous Operation
Survival Wind Speed Independently Tested to Class 2 (59.5m/s)
Warranty 5-Year Parts and Labour Standard
Cold Climate Options Available on Request