How to Make a Homemade Solar Oven Out of Cardboard and Aluminum Foil
Learn how to make reflector cookers and other homemade solar ovens with scrap materials found around your home.
By using only the sun and some scrap materials, it is possible to make a solar oven that is perfect for cooking biscuits, bread and sometimes vegetables.
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