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Which of the turbine can be mounted vertically and horizontally?

(a) Pelton wheel

(b) Kaplan turbine

(c) Gorlov turbine

(d) Francis turbine

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Correct answer is (c) Gorlov turbine

Easiest explanation: The Gorlov helical turbine (GHT) is a water turbine evolved from Darrieus turbine design by altering it to have helical blades/foils. Gorlov turbine can be mounted both vertically and horizontally because it is not directional.

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