Instructables: exploring - workshop - tracker - featured Sat, 1 Oct 2016 15:24:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 Solar PV tracker
Solar PV tracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> bwitmer For a class project (PV Design, Appalachian State, Dr. Dennis Scanlin) I decided to try making a low cost PV (photovoltaic) tracker. Being able to follow the sun's path through the sky can raise your solar panel system's output considerably (30-50%), but the argon filled ones can be a bit pricey, a...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2008 09:20:12 PST
Solar Oven With Tracking...
Solar Oven With Tracking... - More DIY How To Projects]]> SolarPoweredGardener Whilst surfing the net one day I came across a site that showed you how to make simple solar cookers. The next day I made one out of cardboard and tin foil. I was amazed at how well it worked. After a lot more surfing and learning I came up with this design that any handyman with basic electrical sk...
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 02:11:49 PDT
D.I.Y. Solar Setup.
D.I.Y. Solar Setup. - More DIY How To Projects]]> Rob Patterson This instructable will tell you how I went about building a 12v Solar setup to run my Air Cooler during our hot Summer and a 12v 120 litre Fridge/Freezer during the cooler months. It will include some of the things I got right and the things I got wrong while building my "Sun Suckers". Please keep...
By: Rob Patterson

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Thu, 11 Jun 2009 22:22:15 PDT