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JC
#1 Posted : Tuesday, June 09, 2009 2:55:34 AM
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I am seeing a lot about DIY Solar Panels, mostly these are adds to buy material to learn to build your own for a fraction of the commercial cost.  Has anyone actually had any experience with attempting to build a solar panel, not install a commercially available panel, but really create from parts a working panel?

 

Thanks

JC

Pat Miketinac
#2 Posted : Tuesday, June 09, 2009 2:55:34 AM
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You might try the Mother Earth News archives by using the search box at the top of this page. I remember a setup they had at their Eco-Village back in the 80's that even tracked the sun! I sure miss that place.

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