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  • Amanda La Point

    Make a solar water heater for under $5 ...other goodies here too.hum wonder if it will do my hot tub?

  • Sharon Whitin

    How To Build Your Own Solar Thermal Panel For Around $5 (Produces water hot enough to scald!) I'm building this one, along with the tin can solar panel for warming the air. This spring's for going solar!

  • Lindsy Moran

    Welcome to The Sietch - Projects Build Your Own Solar Thermal Panel- homemade solar water heater

  • Victoria McBride

    http://landscapedesigners.tumblr.com/post/36526040111/get-rid-of-high-electrical-costs-go-solar #solar #energy

  • Faithy Marie

    Make a solar water heater for under $5 ...other goodies here too. This will make for a perfect outdoor bath for my doggies.

  • Sniega

    small solar water heater- chicken coop, next winter

  • P App

    How To Build Your Own Solar Thermal Panel For Around $5 (Produces water hot enough to scald!) for outdoor shower?

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"This option is small-scale and it is built around a reclaimed heat dispersal system from an old refrigerator (which you can get with the gas removed from your local dump). It has no pump as it is gravity fed and it requires no electricity to work. Just put it in the sun, turn on the water feed and you will get a slow but constant supply of very hot water..."

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If you are not totally useless regarding DIY, you should have a look at this video. This guy has come up with a way to build his own solar system, that most people could do by themselves.

Build your own solar thermal panel...

solar panels, i'd have them everywhere. my dream house would be off the grid, at least electricity-wise.

Solar Panels- We've looked into making these before, maybe it's time for me to get on him about actually doing it so we can save some money on electric!! Zack science project for fifth grade??

solar water heater - can't do this at our current house, but maybe someday.

A very interesting development is the availability of guides/video tutorials, on how to make your own solar panels

By using standard 2Watt Polycrystalline cells, available on sites like eBay, you'll enable yourself to build a 100 Watt panel for around $125. Some people even opt for chipped, or B-Grade cells, that produce the same amount of power but are defective by the manufacturer's standards (ie chipped corners, etc). With this choice of solar cells a completed 100 Watt panel may cost less than $70.

Solar Still: Make your own distilled water using these DIY solar still plans.