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Wind Turbine Generators
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Changing Generator Rotational Speed
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Changing the Number of Generator Poles
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A generator makes electricity. There are some magnets and a lot of copper wire inside the generator.
The generator produces electricity when it is running.
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If you have got a dynamo lamp on your bicycle, you already know a generator.
The dynamo generates electricity for the lamps on your bicycle, when the wheel of the bicycle makes the wheel of the dynamo turn.
A generator also generates electricity in a car.
See a photo of a real generator.
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