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Developing a tidal current turbine using 3D printing technologyNovember 1, 2016

Wei-Haur Lam and Yanbo Ma outline how they produced a tidal current turbine using 3D printing technology. After testing in a recirculating flume, they conclude that the 3D-printed tidal turbine has the same hydrodynamic performance and mechanical strength as a conventional model