This "new turbine" soon gained for itself a reputation enjoyed by no other water wheel.
Don't you remember the shop, and the water wheel, and the building of the house?
A water wheel, the modern turbine, is a circular fan with curved iron blades, revolving in an iron case.
The necessity for water wheel governors will vary with conditions.
Head is the distance in feet the water may be made to fall, from the Source of Supply, to the water wheel itself.
What could be more natural than to start the water wheel in motion?
He saw the water wheel, and how it turned the sawmill and the grindstone and lathes, and the mill for making the flour.
Also in a corner of the attic there is a water wheel and a windmill and some bows and 105 arrows.
Providing, of course, that the lay of the land is such that this water can be made to fall 10 feet into a water wheel.
One water wheel worked the vast number of parts on the machines.