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projects:catprog:solarboiler [2019/12/09 17:52]
projects:catprog:solarboiler [2020/04/11 12:01] (current)
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 I have decided to go with a flat panel design to get more energy. I have decided to go with a flat panel design to get more energy.
 However my solar collector pipe has sprung a number of leaks. However my solar collector pipe has sprung a number of leaks.
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 +** 8 March 2020**
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 +After a lot of research I have found that the water only needs to get to 50C and not boiling. The new design is to lay a number of coils of black pipe on the roof to get the heat.  And even on a cloudy day the water gets to a reasonable temperature.
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 +Now I just need to add more coils to get the temperature up higher and build a way to get it back down to ambient.
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