Potvin, Louis

Pelton Wheel

Pelton Wheel

Pelton Wheel


Pelton wheel manufactured in the 1920's and possibly used around Birken B.C. at the school. Louis Potvin used the pelton wheel to power his home, office and shop since 1962. The unit produced 12,000 watts when connected to a generator.


generator, electrical equipment


Potvin, Louis

Date of Object:

ca. 1920

Accession #:



183 cm L x 53 cm W x 35 cm H

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