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Installation of turbines and generators--rotor being installed

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Relation Dam Construction in the Pacific Northwest, to view all visit
Title Installation of turbines and generators--rotor being installed
Creator Fuller, H.W.
Date 1943-06-08
Description Col. Basin Proj., Grand Coulee Dam.--Rotor for main generator unit L-6 in the west powerhouse at Grand Coulee Dam being carried to final position by two overhead travelling cranes using an equalizing beam. The rotor, 31 feet in diameter, weighing 535 tons, rotates at a speed of 120 revolutions per minute within stator, and develops 106,000 kilowatts of electrical energy.
Subject Power plants--Washington (State)--Grand Coulee Dam--1940-1950;
Coverage United States--Washington (State)--Grant County Grand Coulee Dam
Source PG 94, Box 1, Installation of Turbines and Generators, 3 11272
Identifier 94-3-11272,1030
Publisher University of Idaho Digital Initiatives Special Collections and Archives, University of Idaho Library:
Language eng
Type Still Image
Format image/jpg
Rights Public Domain

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