Step 2: The Specs Guide

Note: Although the drawing looks perfectly scale, it is not! But close enough to estimate roughly how-much raw material need! You dont want to spend too much, and you definitely don't wanna be SHORT!!!! I have no idea what size diameter wheels you have, I don't know what electronic equipment you'll have. BTW have everything gathered before you build it.!!!!!!!!!!!!! So you can measure for the mounting brackets need for the last step Especially the fittings, I'm not a plumber and idk if your hardware store has different dimensions for fittings. All you gotta do is decide how big you want the PVC base (not the platform!! plat form is measured according to wheel base width.) Precisely measure your fittings( flush depth of female adapter, etc. related to blueprints. Be interactive. Record what you have and plug your numbers into the FORMULAS i have already created for you. Your welcome. Cutting the correct lengths of PVC takes sequential steps. Its already been simplified so don't freak out if you've taken basic geometry.
The idea is good, and the project is well managed. But the axis must not to be vertical, it must be parallel to the earth axis. This is called equatorial mounting. To get it, you must lean the axis an angle equal to the site's latitude: horizontal at the equator, vertical at the poles. <br> <br>Theoretically, you also must vary it during the year some degrees as sun travels north-south and vice versa, but this correction is minor and could be ignored.
<p>you are absolutely right. interesting.</p>
<p>the module would have to be leveled accordingly</p>
Very nice Drawings
<p>its also a universal design, can be applicable to a wider range of uses. other than mounting solar panels Fresnel lenses or parabolic mirrors.</p>

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