impulse turbine

Timeline created by Ethanherek
  • Samuel Knight

    Californian Samuel Knight created a new impulse machine that took impulse science to a new level.
  • De Laval

    The impulse turbine was created in 1883 by Swedish engineer De Laval.
  • Impulse Turbine Patent

    Impulse Turbine Patent
    American engineer Lester Allen Pelton patented the impulse turbine.
  • William Doble

    William Doble improved Pelton's design with an elliptical bucket.
  • Viktor Kaplan

    Viktor Kaplan
    Viktor Kaplan created the Kaplan turbine, a machine like a propellor.