solar collector

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Synonyms for solar collector

a concave mirror that concentrates the rays of the sun

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Each individual unit consists of two glass tubes--one inside the other, separated by a vacuum--that enclose a heat pipe attached to a black copper absorber plate.
1] L spacing between the absorber plate and glass cover [DELTA]T Temperature difference, [degrees]C [T.
They consist of a flat, insulated, weatherproof box containing a dark absorber plate.
Our honeycomb gets air circulating between the absorber plate and the freezing glass.
Operating characteristics of thermosyphon solar water heaters contribute to the efficiency of the system to a greater extent, because the performance of the system is based on the mass flow rate of collector, absorber plate temperature and temperature rise of fluid from inlet to outlet [1].
In the collector, the heat pipe is attached to the back of the absorber plate.
One of the important of the solar collector device is the absorber plate.