Vestas V42

600,00 kW
  • ✔ Power data
  • ✔ 52 Pictures
  • ✔ 1 Model



Rated power:600.0 kW
Flexible power ratings:-
Cut-in wind speed:4.0 m/s
Rated wind speed:16.0 m/s
Cut-out wind speed:25.0 m/s
Survival wind speed:52.0 m/s
Wind zone (DIBt):-
Wind class (IEC):-


Diameter:42.0 m
Swept area:1,357.0 m²
Number of blades:3
Rotor speed, max:30.0 U/min
Tipspeed:66 m/s
Type:NACA 63-600
Material:GFK / Epoxy
Power density 1:442.2 W/m²
Power density 2:2.3 m²/kW

Gear box



Speed, max:1,650.0 U/min
Voltage:690.0 V
Grid connection:Thyristor
Grid frequency:50.0 Hz


Hub height:40.5/53 m
Type:Steel tube
Corrosion protection:painted


Single blade:1.2 t
Rotor:8.4 t
Nacelle:17.3 t
Tower, max:41.0 t
Total weight:67.0 t



Power curve


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Vestas V42


The wind turbine V42 is a production of Vestas Wind Systems A/S, a manufacturer from Denmark. This manufacturer has been in business since 1979.

The rated power of Vestas V42 is 600,00 kW. At a wind speed of 4,0 m/s, the wind turbine starts its work. the cut-out wind speed is 25,0 m/s.

The rotor diameter of the Vestas V42 is 42,0 m. The rotor area amounts to 1.357,0 m². The wind turbine is equipped with 3 rotor blades. The maximum rotor speed is 30,0 U/min.

The Vestas V42 is fittet with a spur/planetary gearbox. The gearbox has 3,0 stages. Manufacturer of the transmission is Hansen.

In the generator, Vestas Wind Systems A/S sets to Asynchronus. The manufacturer has used one generator for the V42. The maximum speed of the generator is 1.650,0 U/min. The voltage amounts to 690,0 V. At the mains frequency, the V42 is at 50,0 Hz.

In the construction of the tower, the manufacturer uses Steel tube. As corrosion protection for the tower Vestas focuses on painted. Manufacturer of the tower is CAL/Roug.

We have 52 pictures of this wind turbine. One model has been entered to the wind turbine. This is the Vestas V42 - Desk model. We have power data on the V42 from the Vestas in the system. You can see the powercurve in the diagram above.

The Vestas V42 has been listed since 24.01.2012. The last modification of the master data was made on 03.07.2017.

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