Solar Air Heating Collector Project

Product: (4) Solarsheat 1500GS air collector
Capacity: heating capacity to cover 2,000 sq. ft
Location: Axtell, NE (3 miles south of Kearney and Interstate 80)
Time of completion: 4 days (April 2009)
Energy source: Free sunlight (no fuel costs)
Power requirements: Self-powered photovoltaic-DC fan (no electricity needed)

Testing (1st week in April):
Sunny day with no clouds (56 degrees): solar collectors were
pumping 140 degree heated air into the house
Partly cloudy 60 degrees (wind speed 35 mph and wind chill 42 degrees): solar collectors
produced up to 90 degree heating


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