Savonious     Rotor      Click for big photo

.         The Alternative Windmill  

The Savonious Rotor is no better then the Traditional Windmill, it is just another way of using the wind to move water.

The information listed below is free and made available to you in the spirit of spreading useful information to benefit our planet and all its inhabitants.

"  May the Wind Blow your Way  "
By Ken Sulman   Tasmania,  Australia

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Why we built the Savonious Rotor


WheelBarrow Turbine


Steel Wing

Cable Drill Rig

Photo's 1

The Ultimate
14 Ft Alston
Vintage Windmills Down Hole

Savonious Photo's 2

Peter Williams
Western Australia
Challenge 7 FT  KMR Drilling

Rope Pump 1
Rope Pump 2



Updated Photos of the pumping  Arm

For Savonious  Rotor
Now using a double act

My Basic Plans
Savonious Rotor
4 Stack Savonious (new) Wooden Windmill


Iron Turbine


8ft Webb

and applications

INFO about    
Savonious Rotors

 Big Windmills of Australia  24ft

The Windmill Journal
( History of Australian & New Zealand Windmills )


Plava (Savonious) Windmill Southern Cross 8F
Southern Cross
Windmills info
Putting up a 8ft windmill Bike     Windmill
Just for Fun

Links                      VK7DY Home Page       Tasmanian Trout Fishi

                EMAIL:     windmill @ southcom DOT com dot au                                       

The   secret art of inviting happiness,  The miraculous medicine of all diseases.
Just for today
Do not anger.
Do not worry
Be kind to people,

Just for today be thank full for all that you have .

Updated sep2 2007