Instructables: exploring - workshop - tracker http://www.instructables.com Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:19:40 PDT BLOX v1.01 70% more solar collection? Newest dripper tracker design to rotate solar panels on equatorial mount. http://www.instructables.com/id/Newest-dripper-tracker-design-to-rotate-solar-pane/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/5KO6/H67NS77I/FEB5KO6H67NS77I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/5KO6/H67NS77I/FEB5KO6H67NS77I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/5KO6/H67NS77I/FEB5KO6H67NS77I.SMALL.jpg gaiatechnician I did dripper trackers a few years ago because I saw a need, got some great comments and some prizes  and I thought people would surely try them and develop them further.  But nothing happened.  Here is the latest simplest version. The barrel of water is an easily controlled way to move a solar pane...
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Sun, 26 Aug 2012 22:28:41 PDT
http://www.instructables.com/id/My-version-of-the-Sweeper-Tracker-Knife/
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Fri, 13 Jul 2012 17:52:27 PDT
Solar Oven With Tracking... http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Oven-With-Tracking/
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Sun, 20 Mar 2011 02:11:49 PDT
D.I.Y. Solar Setup. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Solar-Setup/
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Thu, 11 Jun 2009 22:22:15 PDT
Solar PV tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-PV-tracker/
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