How to Build a Manual Solar Tracker

How to build a manual solar tracker. Building and installing an alternative energy solar panel on the roof of a house or pole, including materials, construction, assembly and materials list.



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Receive maximum sun from this manual solar tracker.
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To clear the tree shade, we mounted the panels atop a 30- foot pole. The panels are then adjusted with a winch mounted at the base.
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Materials list for solar tracker.
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Diagram: Detail A.
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Diagram: Solar tracker piece information.
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Diagram: How the solar tracker works.
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