Enquiries and comments are much appreciated.
The barrel is one-piece moulded plastic with paddle treads driving permanent magnet generators installed making this a relatively light assembly for transportation and installation.
Visualization showing how the water interacts with the barrel’s paddles
Possible Arrangement of Generator.
Feed control and storage system made to suit requirements.
Arrangement of magnets and coils can be tailored to suit output relative to barrel size and water flow.
An alternative may be a bolt-on geared self contained generator similar to existing hub motors