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by arcandspark
Thu Jul 07, 2005 5:54 pm
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: Solar hot water system using hydrualic fluid.
Replies: 1
Views: 2813

Solar hot water system using hydrualic fluid.

My friend wants me to build a solar hot water system that will me maintenance free for ten twenty years. Unlike water or glycol systems that require the transfer fluid to be replaced periodically due to thermal breakdown and acid corrosion issues, I am thinking of using a high temperature transfer f...
by arcandspark
Thu Jul 07, 2005 5:45 pm
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: Dump Load using Peilter thermalcouple devices.
Replies: 2
Views: 2473

Dump Load using Peilter thermalcouple devices.

I was working on a dump load design that would use these peilter thermalcouple devices. They are cheap on e-bay about $8.00 each and they take 12 volts at 20 amps and give heat on one side +120 degrees and cold +32 degrees on the other side. They use these for refrigiation and small air conditioners...
by arcandspark
Thu Jul 07, 2005 5:37 pm
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: Windseeker 800 wind generator.
Replies: 0
Views: 2006

Windseeker 800 wind generator.

Has anyone had any experiance with a windseeker 800 generator. My friend had purchased one years ago and it was never install on his alternative energy system. I have found a Rohn HDBX 48 foot tower for under $400 in like new condition with a wind load factor of 18 sq ft. which should handle this ge...
by arcandspark
Thu Jul 07, 2005 5:28 pm
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: New to the group, hope to learn from others.
Replies: 0
Views: 1973

New to the group, hope to learn from others.

My hobby is alternative energy systems. I have done three installations so far. Since its not a business I can relax and focus on doing a good job and finding ways to save wasted energy. Currently I am working of a system to extract all the wasted heat energy from a generator for a family that has b...
by arcandspark
Thu Jul 07, 2005 4:39 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello to the group, arcandspark
Replies: 10
Views: 3760

Hello to the group, arcandspark

I dont know where the picture of the lady came from but that's not me,(MALE). I cant seem to get the system to accept a 200 pixel picture of one of my energy systems. Oh well thats life. arcandspark
by arcandspark
Thu Jul 07, 2005 4:17 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello to the group, arcandspark
Replies: 10
Views: 3760

Hello to the group, arcandspark

My hobby is alternative energy systems. I have done three installations so far. Since its not a business I can relax and focus on doing a good job and finding ways to save wasted energy. Currently I am working of a system to extract all the wasted heat energy from a generator for a family that has b...