nacelle

A housing, usually for mounting instruments

nacelle

[n] - a streamlined enclosure for an aircraft engine
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Nacelle

A body accommodating crew, load or engines of an aeroplane, glider or airship.
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Nacelle

Na·celle' noun [ French] 1. A small boat. [ Obsolete] 2. The basket suspended from a balloon; hence, the framework forming the body of a dirigible balloon, and containing the machinery, passengers, etc. 3. A boatlike, inclosed body of an aëroplane.
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nacelle

noun a streamlined enclosure for an aircraft engine
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Nacelle

• (n.) A boatlike, inclosed body of an aeroplane. • (n.) A small boat. • (n.) The basket suspended from a balloon; hence, the framework forming the body of a dirigible balloon, and containing the machinery, passengers, etc.
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Nacelle

[wind turbine] A nacelle l is a cover housing that houses all of the generating components in a wind turbine, including the generator, gearbox, drive train, and brake assembly. A notable feature now found on some off-shore wind turbines is a large sturdy helicopter-hoisting platform built on top of the nacelle, capable of supporting service...
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nacelle

housing which contains the drive-train and other elements on top of a horizontal axis wind turbine tower
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Nacelle

The cover for the gear box, drive train, generator, and other components of a wind turbine.
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nacelle

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nacelle

nacelle (nusel') : see airplane.
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nacelle

The structure at the top of the wind turbine tower just behind (or in some cases, in front of) the wind turbine blades that houses the key components of the wind turbine, including the rotor shaft, gearbox, and generator.
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Nacelle

The body of a propeller-type wind turbine, containing the gearbox, generator, blade hub, and other parts.
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Nacelle

The protective covering over a generator or motor.
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Nacelle

That part of the turbine that houses the gearbox (if any), electrical generator, cooling system etcetera, at the top of the tower.
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NACELLE

A streamlined enclosure or housing to protect something such as the crew, engine, or landing gear. French: nacelle, from Latin, navicella, little ship.
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Nacelle

The nacelle (l {Respell|nə|SELL|`}) is a housing, separate from the fuselage, that holds engines, fuel, or equipment on an aircraft. In some cases—for instance in the typical `Farman` type `pusher` aircraft, or the World War II-era P-38 Lightning—an aircraft`s cockpit may also be housed in a nacelle, which essentially fills the function...
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NACELLE

A streamlined enclosure or housing to protect something such as the crew, engine, or landing gear. French: nacelle, from Latin, navicella, little ship.
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Nacelle

A streamlined enclosure or housing to protect something such as the crew, engine, or landing gear. F
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Nacelle

A housing, usually for mounting instruments or headlight.
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nacelle

structure on wing of airplane containing engine
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Nacelle

The cover for the gear box, drive train, generator, and other components of a wind turbine.
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Nacelle

The housing that protects the major components (e.g., generator and gear box) of a wind turbine. It is located behind the turbine blades.
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