Quality Control

The American West Windmill & Solar Co. prides itself on providing only the highest quality new windmills, new components, and new replacement parts on the market today.

We strive to ensure complete customer Satisfaction

Experienced personnel, along with a new state-of-the-art facility, are devoted to ensuring complete customer satisfaction. All windmill motors undergo a 20-point inspection procedure, developed to ensure proper motor operation and quality, and overseen by our windmill professionals.


Our Standard Quality Control Checklist must be complete before any new windmill leaves our facility.

The following are checked during inspections:

  • Leak checked motor
  • 560/716 helmet for imperfections and proper fit
  • Exterior and interior for visual defects
  • 744 Key for tightness in 704 small gears
  • Hole for X-622 pin on 6ft. motors
  • Cleaned threads in 703/903 hub
  • Threads for 580 spring holder
  • Ensure the nut for 703/903 hub is properly installed
  • All pins for proper installation
  • Ensure the screws on 706 support are tight
  • 755 gears for proper alignment
  • 507 oil ring for defects
  • 608 yoke for defects
  • 507 oil ring during rotation of motor for correct operation
  • Turned 703/903 hub and checked for proper motor operation
  • 610 pin
  • 508 Pitman Guide
  • Stamped motor with date code, serial number and inspector's initials
  • Cleaned exterior of motor
  • Installed BM-BOB, instructions, oil and palletized