• Detuning the Natural Frequencies of the Buckets of a Pelton Runner

    This paper describes a method to detune the buckets of a Pelton runner. The method is based on the identification of a model from measured data. The paper was presented at the 7. International Conference on Rotor Dynamics in Vienna in 2006 organised by the IFTOMM and awarded as the best paper. (753.69 KB)