• Solar Tracking System Project

    This is an automatic single axis solar tracker. Here LDR is used for sensing the sun light direction. The LDR voltage is sensed by microcontroller and it sends signals to motor driver circuit to rotate the solar panel to the direction of sun light.

    published: 12 Sep 2016
  • Solar tracking drive system

    This video describes how I built my tracking drive system and details the automatic tracking of the sun. My system is a 10kW solar system in installed myself.

    published: 15 May 2017
  • Home-made Solar Tracking System with no electronics for solar panel or solar oven

    See how to make your own home-made solar tracker. It's easy and effective. No special electronics or programming needed. Great for use with a solar panel system or a maintenance-free solar oven. Here is a link for the wiring diagram for the solar cells and 12VDC motor: https://youtu.be/vvZ4DnvYhXo Here is a link to a kit that includes the motor, solar cells and turntable: http://www.ebay.com/itm/-/272385153619? Here is a link to just the motor: http://www.ebay.com/itm/-/331972060730? Here is a link to just the solar cells used in this tracker: http://www.ebay.com/itm/-/271090629958?

    published: 06 Oct 2012
  • How to build a solar tracker. DIY solar panel sun tracker.

    The design, build and installation of a Solar panel track-able roof mount. Homemade solar panel brackets

    published: 06 May 2013
  • Sedona Solar Technology - InteliTrack Solar Tracking System

    How can photovoltaic (solar electric) panels be made cost-effective today? Get 40% more energy from each panel, and reduce system cost by 20% or more!

    published: 04 Feb 2012
  • Build A DIY Solar Tracker

    In this video I build an affordable DIY solar tracking system for PV panels. A step by step build guide & 3D CAD for this project are available at the link below: www.resystech.com/solar-tracking-system.html Link to single axis tracking kit: http://www.ebay.ca/itm/Single-Axis-Solar-Tracking-Tracker-8-Linear-Actuator-Controller-for-Sun-Track-/282677766095?hash=item41d0e867cf:g:tW0AAOSw44BYP9eN Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RenewableSystemsTechnology

    published: 07 Oct 2017
  • Suntura Solar Tracker: Dual axis solar sun tracking unit

    http://www.windynation.com/ This is a short video showing our Suntura Solar Tracker. The Suntura Solar Tracker is a dual axis solar tracker which follows the sun from sunrise to sunset. By following the sun, the Suntura Solar Tracker can increase solar panel efficiency by up to 40%. Order yours today at www.windynation.com

    published: 09 Nov 2010
  • Solar Tracking Timelapse

    Array Technologies Duratrack-HZ Single Axis solar tracker. 2 MW in size and located at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado. Note the "backtracking" feature at low sun angles in the early morning and late afternoon.

    published: 22 Dec 2010
  • Cheap Solar Tracking

    Very simple solar tracking Device that I came up with, its vary simple and cheap to make. I came up with this idea after playing with hobby servo . Its possible to feed the servo with solar panel attach to is. You don't need any microcontroller to track the sun with this device. By the whey I recorded this video with cannon HV20 . Click on the 1080p resolution .

    published: 17 May 2010
  • Solar tracking system , new concept in UK (in the back yard )

    I have 3 solar panels there 240w each , tracking the sun by 2 axes ( N-S and E-W ), each panels has his own micro inverter for maximum of efficiency , the actuators i choose to power them not from a battery but from a 12v 8A regulated power supply , and those 2 small boxes on the frame are the enclosures for sensors . Hope it is helpful for those who want to try this in order to reduce their electric bill; is not a big system , only 720w rated ( but i've seen even 780w ) but is designated to supply power just how much i need to use for most of regular appliances in the house , i mean tv , 2-3 computers , fridges , cause these things are working all day , every day , if you can supliment this consumption and not pay for it then your gold has been achieved .I started this from 0 ,most o...

    published: 07 Sep 2014
  • Passive Solar Tracking

    This is a video of the panels I used for the University of Florida biodiesel plant The solar panel arrays in the Solar Energy Park use a passive tracking system which allows for the panels to increase efficiency about 20%. Eric Layton, part of the UF Biodiesel plant, used the solar panels to help power the facility. Here is my DIY Solar and Wind book that was published on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1508454310/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=1508454310&linkCode=as2&tag=erilaysyoucha-20&linkId=URNF3DPORKY4M5YR Barnes and Noble Nook version of my DIY Solar and Wind Book: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/books/1121302120?ean=2940151676939&itm=1&usri=2940151676939 This book is one of my favorite solar books in my library (bought it on Amazon) and I can...

    published: 18 Dec 2011
  • Assembly of tracking system for solar energy application

    One of Helwan university research team designed a tracking system for solar energy application, and this animation i have done by Solid Works to show the assembly of this system. Nov. 2011, Helwan University.

    published: 30 Aug 2012
  • Single Axis Tracking System - InfiniteERCAM

    Our SINGLE AXIS SOLAR TRACKER solution is a simple structure that is made from hot dip galvanized steel and can be easily assembled with light construction equipment. Our actuation system provides a powerful, reliable and noise-free movement capable to work on the worst weather conditions with very low energy consumption and almost free of maintenance. The number of beams that mount the panels can be modified to get the most reliable configuration and allows different final lengths to obtain the maximum available soil performance.

    published: 14 Mar 2016
  • Dual Axis Solar Tracker - DIY Arduino Powered

    Find out how to build your own Dual Axis Solar Tracker using an Arduino, two servos, and some light detecting resistors. Find parts and kits for this project at BrownDogGadgets.com.

    published: 04 Mar 2015
  • MY434 - Camera Based Solar Tracking System

    Vitrox MY434 (Curtin) "Like" in Facebook to cast your vote! Voting ends 4th August 2016 http://facebook.com/dreamcatcher.asia Follow us for the latest score!

    published: 21 Jul 2016
  • georgesworkshop diy weatherproof solar tracking sensor housing

    showing the home made diy weatherproof radome housing for the georgesworkshop tracking solar heater with a brief explanation. I have edited the CC so the text is actually what I am saying in English. Please try it.

    published: 10 Jan 2014
  • Arduino Solar Tracker. Horizontal Axis. Linear Actuator Powered.

    Read all about my DIY Solar Tracker build - http://www.binaryorbit.org Here is the X Axis of my Solar Tracker. Using Linear Actuator. Here is a video demonstrating the x-axis. I'm powering it with an 18 Volt drill battery, which makes it move way too fast. I reckon I'll probably put 5 Volt to it when done.

    published: 30 Aug 2012
  • Solar Tracker System Tracking Sun

    Our solar tracker demonstration of the panels tracking to the suns location. Living Systems Solar

    published: 04 Jan 2010
  • LINAK Solar Tracking System

    A short presentation video of a 1 MW solar park in south Germany. The trackers are powered by LINAK electric linear actuators. For additional info visit the Solar Tracking website: http://linak.as/JEDXYa - or visit the www.LINAK.com website: http://linak.as/KsaNYE

    published: 10 Aug 2009
  • Solar Tracking Mechanism Graduation Project

    Solar Tracking Mechanism using a single hydraulic cylinder and a four-bar mechanism. Crank Rotation: 210 degrees. Spring 2013 Graduation Project Cairo University - Faculty of Engineering - Mechanical Design Engineering Created by: Ahmed Amin Ahmed Raafat Mina Samir Mohammed Helal Mohamed Osama Yasmine Amr

    published: 22 Aug 2014
  • Diy Dual Axis Solar Tracking System

    This is a dual axis tracking system that I build for a rural community that was sponsored by the good people of USA thank you This system pumps water for them via solar power I used an normal truck hub and one gear motor 24V DC gear ratio 1:575 that is link via chain as seen in video (West - East ) And a linear actuator also 24V Dc with a push force of 6000N (North-South ) 6 panels of 230W for a normal 3 phase 0.75Kw bore hole pump at 60M 1500L/h

    published: 27 Feb 2015
  • Dark Star - Dual Axis Solar Tracking Controller with Remote Sensor

    Just a quick look at the Dark Star 2.0 Controller Enclosure and Dual-Axis Remote Sensor unit. The Dark Star use Bluetooth to connect to Android devices running the Dark Blue application for remote configuration, monitoring, and control.

    published: 18 Mar 2017
  • WK234 Solar Tracking System (Model Sunflower)

    Live Projects B.Tech, M.Tech, ECE/EEE/Mechanical for more project ideas visit www.wineyard.in Download free abstracts and IEEE base papers Wine Yard Technologies (An ISO 9001-2008 certified company) Lane Opp RS Brothers, Ameerpet, Hyderabad Call: 888 5555 212 / 040-6464 6363 / 6625 6695 Email: support@wineyard.in

    published: 03 Dec 2015
  • Cool DIY Solar Tracker Self Powered No Electronics - How it Works

    This is a brilliant simple idea for a homemade solar tracking model using a few easily available components and minimal assembly at almost no cost. It makes sense by powering itself and without using electronics or sensors. Presented here as a sixth grade instruction and explanation set for a science project with clear animations and scientific explanations of the physical principles with diagrams behind the workings of the model that were readily understandable and motivating to young students. The video ends with food for thought to encourage creativity and problem solving with more diagrams and animations of how to scale up the model into a low cost practical do-it-yourself device to produce alternative energy. This also inspired indirect student interest in producing this video as a t...

    published: 17 Jun 2013
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Solar Tracking System Project

Solar Tracking System Project

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  • Duration: 1:32
  • Updated: 12 Sep 2016
  • views: 28221
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This is an automatic single axis solar tracker. Here LDR is used for sensing the sun light direction. The LDR voltage is sensed by microcontroller and it sends signals to motor driver circuit to rotate the solar panel to the direction of sun light.
https://wn.com/Solar_Tracking_System_Project
Solar tracking drive system

Solar tracking drive system

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  • Duration: 7:41
  • Updated: 15 May 2017
  • views: 5767
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This video describes how I built my tracking drive system and details the automatic tracking of the sun. My system is a 10kW solar system in installed myself.
https://wn.com/Solar_Tracking_Drive_System
Home-made Solar Tracking System with no electronics for solar panel or solar oven

Home-made Solar Tracking System with no electronics for solar panel or solar oven

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  • Duration: 9:07
  • Updated: 06 Oct 2012
  • views: 339838
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See how to make your own home-made solar tracker. It's easy and effective. No special electronics or programming needed. Great for use with a solar panel system or a maintenance-free solar oven. Here is a link for the wiring diagram for the solar cells and 12VDC motor: https://youtu.be/vvZ4DnvYhXo Here is a link to a kit that includes the motor, solar cells and turntable: http://www.ebay.com/itm/-/272385153619? Here is a link to just the motor: http://www.ebay.com/itm/-/331972060730? Here is a link to just the solar cells used in this tracker: http://www.ebay.com/itm/-/271090629958?
https://wn.com/Home_Made_Solar_Tracking_System_With_No_Electronics_For_Solar_Panel_Or_Solar_Oven
How to build a solar tracker. DIY solar panel sun tracker.

How to build a solar tracker. DIY solar panel sun tracker.

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  • Duration: 14:20
  • Updated: 06 May 2013
  • views: 307095
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The design, build and installation of a Solar panel track-able roof mount. Homemade solar panel brackets
https://wn.com/How_To_Build_A_Solar_Tracker._Diy_Solar_Panel_Sun_Tracker.
Sedona Solar Technology - InteliTrack Solar Tracking System

Sedona Solar Technology - InteliTrack Solar Tracking System

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  • Duration: 5:27
  • Updated: 04 Feb 2012
  • views: 77135
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How can photovoltaic (solar electric) panels be made cost-effective today? Get 40% more energy from each panel, and reduce system cost by 20% or more!
https://wn.com/Sedona_Solar_Technology_Intelitrack_Solar_Tracking_System
Build A DIY Solar Tracker

Build A DIY Solar Tracker

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  • Duration: 12:57
  • Updated: 07 Oct 2017
  • views: 3608
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In this video I build an affordable DIY solar tracking system for PV panels. A step by step build guide & 3D CAD for this project are available at the link below: www.resystech.com/solar-tracking-system.html Link to single axis tracking kit: http://www.ebay.ca/itm/Single-Axis-Solar-Tracking-Tracker-8-Linear-Actuator-Controller-for-Sun-Track-/282677766095?hash=item41d0e867cf:g:tW0AAOSw44BYP9eN Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RenewableSystemsTechnology
https://wn.com/Build_A_Diy_Solar_Tracker
Suntura Solar Tracker: Dual axis solar sun tracking unit

Suntura Solar Tracker: Dual axis solar sun tracking unit

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  • Duration: 3:14
  • Updated: 09 Nov 2010
  • views: 78873
videos
http://www.windynation.com/ This is a short video showing our Suntura Solar Tracker. The Suntura Solar Tracker is a dual axis solar tracker which follows the sun from sunrise to sunset. By following the sun, the Suntura Solar Tracker can increase solar panel efficiency by up to 40%. Order yours today at www.windynation.com
https://wn.com/Suntura_Solar_Tracker_Dual_Axis_Solar_Sun_Tracking_Unit
Solar Tracking Timelapse

Solar Tracking Timelapse

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  • Duration: 0:53
  • Updated: 22 Dec 2010
  • views: 9537
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Array Technologies Duratrack-HZ Single Axis solar tracker. 2 MW in size and located at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado. Note the "backtracking" feature at low sun angles in the early morning and late afternoon.
https://wn.com/Solar_Tracking_Timelapse
Cheap Solar Tracking

Cheap Solar Tracking

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  • Duration: 8:22
  • Updated: 17 May 2010
  • views: 346371
videos
Very simple solar tracking Device that I came up with, its vary simple and cheap to make. I came up with this idea after playing with hobby servo . Its possible to feed the servo with solar panel attach to is. You don't need any microcontroller to track the sun with this device. By the whey I recorded this video with cannon HV20 . Click on the 1080p resolution .
https://wn.com/Cheap_Solar_Tracking
Solar tracking system , new concept in UK (in the back yard )

Solar tracking system , new concept in UK (in the back yard )

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  • Duration: 2:16
  • Updated: 07 Sep 2014
  • views: 1663
videos
I have 3 solar panels there 240w each , tracking the sun by 2 axes ( N-S and E-W ), each panels has his own micro inverter for maximum of efficiency , the actuators i choose to power them not from a battery but from a 12v 8A regulated power supply , and those 2 small boxes on the frame are the enclosures for sensors . Hope it is helpful for those who want to try this in order to reduce their electric bill; is not a big system , only 720w rated ( but i've seen even 780w ) but is designated to supply power just how much i need to use for most of regular appliances in the house , i mean tv , 2-3 computers , fridges , cause these things are working all day , every day , if you can supliment this consumption and not pay for it then your gold has been achieved .I started this from 0 ,most of it is done by myself , that's why i want to warn those braves who wanna do this : i made a few mistakes and because of that i think i've gain some experience which i'm more then happy to share it to everybody who's interested , for free .There are a few thing which you must know if you wanna start this so every questions and advices you need , i'll be happy to assist . Update : i have replaced that noisy actuator with a silent one , now you cannot hear anything when its moving .
https://wn.com/Solar_Tracking_System_,_New_Concept_In_UK_(In_The_Back_Yard_)
Passive Solar Tracking

Passive Solar Tracking

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  • Duration: 2:34
  • Updated: 18 Dec 2011
  • views: 7385
videos
This is a video of the panels I used for the University of Florida biodiesel plant The solar panel arrays in the Solar Energy Park use a passive tracking system which allows for the panels to increase efficiency about 20%. Eric Layton, part of the UF Biodiesel plant, used the solar panels to help power the facility. Here is my DIY Solar and Wind book that was published on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1508454310/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=1508454310&linkCode=as2&tag=erilaysyoucha-20&linkId=URNF3DPORKY4M5YR Barnes and Noble Nook version of my DIY Solar and Wind Book: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/books/1121302120?ean=2940151676939&itm=1&usri=2940151676939 This book is one of my favorite solar books in my library (bought it on Amazon) and I can recommend many of the solar books on Amazon to help learn more about solar energy: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1907670181/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=1907670181&linkCode=as2&tag=erilaysyoucha-20 This Grape 100 Watt Solar panel on Amazon is very similar to the panel that was bought at Home Depot: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004RDA8MG/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B004RDA8MG&linkCode=as2&tag=erilaysyoucha-20
https://wn.com/Passive_Solar_Tracking
Assembly of tracking system for solar energy application

Assembly of tracking system for solar energy application

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  • Duration: 4:34
  • Updated: 30 Aug 2012
  • views: 37423
videos
One of Helwan university research team designed a tracking system for solar energy application, and this animation i have done by Solid Works to show the assembly of this system. Nov. 2011, Helwan University.
https://wn.com/Assembly_Of_Tracking_System_For_Solar_Energy_Application
Single Axis Tracking System - InfiniteERCAM

Single Axis Tracking System - InfiniteERCAM

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  • Duration: 2:24
  • Updated: 14 Mar 2016
  • views: 7579
videos
Our SINGLE AXIS SOLAR TRACKER solution is a simple structure that is made from hot dip galvanized steel and can be easily assembled with light construction equipment. Our actuation system provides a powerful, reliable and noise-free movement capable to work on the worst weather conditions with very low energy consumption and almost free of maintenance. The number of beams that mount the panels can be modified to get the most reliable configuration and allows different final lengths to obtain the maximum available soil performance.
https://wn.com/Single_Axis_Tracking_System_Infiniteercam
Dual Axis Solar Tracker - DIY Arduino Powered

Dual Axis Solar Tracker - DIY Arduino Powered

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  • Duration: 15:10
  • Updated: 04 Mar 2015
  • views: 219210
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Find out how to build your own Dual Axis Solar Tracker using an Arduino, two servos, and some light detecting resistors. Find parts and kits for this project at BrownDogGadgets.com.
https://wn.com/Dual_Axis_Solar_Tracker_Diy_Arduino_Powered
MY434 - Camera Based Solar Tracking System

MY434 - Camera Based Solar Tracking System

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  • Duration: 4:55
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2016
  • views: 13540
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Vitrox MY434 (Curtin) "Like" in Facebook to cast your vote! Voting ends 4th August 2016 http://facebook.com/dreamcatcher.asia Follow us for the latest score!
https://wn.com/My434_Camera_Based_Solar_Tracking_System
georgesworkshop diy weatherproof solar tracking sensor housing

georgesworkshop diy weatherproof solar tracking sensor housing

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  • Duration: 2:03
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2014
  • views: 2958
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showing the home made diy weatherproof radome housing for the georgesworkshop tracking solar heater with a brief explanation. I have edited the CC so the text is actually what I am saying in English. Please try it.
https://wn.com/Georgesworkshop_Diy_Weatherproof_Solar_Tracking_Sensor_Housing
Arduino Solar Tracker. Horizontal Axis.  Linear Actuator Powered.

Arduino Solar Tracker. Horizontal Axis. Linear Actuator Powered.

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  • Duration: 0:32
  • Updated: 30 Aug 2012
  • views: 11211
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Read all about my DIY Solar Tracker build - http://www.binaryorbit.org Here is the X Axis of my Solar Tracker. Using Linear Actuator. Here is a video demonstrating the x-axis. I'm powering it with an 18 Volt drill battery, which makes it move way too fast. I reckon I'll probably put 5 Volt to it when done.
https://wn.com/Arduino_Solar_Tracker._Horizontal_Axis._Linear_Actuator_Powered.
Solar Tracker System Tracking Sun

Solar Tracker System Tracking Sun

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  • Duration: 0:50
  • Updated: 04 Jan 2010
  • views: 83773
videos
Our solar tracker demonstration of the panels tracking to the suns location. Living Systems Solar
https://wn.com/Solar_Tracker_System_Tracking_Sun
LINAK Solar Tracking System

LINAK Solar Tracking System

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  • Duration: 1:23
  • Updated: 10 Aug 2009
  • views: 95558
videos
A short presentation video of a 1 MW solar park in south Germany. The trackers are powered by LINAK electric linear actuators. For additional info visit the Solar Tracking website: http://linak.as/JEDXYa - or visit the www.LINAK.com website: http://linak.as/KsaNYE
https://wn.com/Linak_Solar_Tracking_System
Solar Tracking Mechanism Graduation Project

Solar Tracking Mechanism Graduation Project

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  • Duration: 0:18
  • Updated: 22 Aug 2014
  • views: 5774
videos
Solar Tracking Mechanism using a single hydraulic cylinder and a four-bar mechanism. Crank Rotation: 210 degrees. Spring 2013 Graduation Project Cairo University - Faculty of Engineering - Mechanical Design Engineering Created by: Ahmed Amin Ahmed Raafat Mina Samir Mohammed Helal Mohamed Osama Yasmine Amr
https://wn.com/Solar_Tracking_Mechanism_Graduation_Project
Diy Dual Axis Solar Tracking System

Diy Dual Axis Solar Tracking System

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  • Duration: 3:20
  • Updated: 27 Feb 2015
  • views: 14370
videos
This is a dual axis tracking system that I build for a rural community that was sponsored by the good people of USA thank you This system pumps water for them via solar power I used an normal truck hub and one gear motor 24V DC gear ratio 1:575 that is link via chain as seen in video (West - East ) And a linear actuator also 24V Dc with a push force of 6000N (North-South ) 6 panels of 230W for a normal 3 phase 0.75Kw bore hole pump at 60M 1500L/h
https://wn.com/Diy_Dual_Axis_Solar_Tracking_System
Dark Star - Dual Axis Solar Tracking Controller with Remote Sensor

Dark Star - Dual Axis Solar Tracking Controller with Remote Sensor

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  • Duration: 3:09
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2017
  • views: 1053
videos
Just a quick look at the Dark Star 2.0 Controller Enclosure and Dual-Axis Remote Sensor unit. The Dark Star use Bluetooth to connect to Android devices running the Dark Blue application for remote configuration, monitoring, and control.
https://wn.com/Dark_Star_Dual_Axis_Solar_Tracking_Controller_With_Remote_Sensor
WK234 Solar Tracking System (Model Sunflower)

WK234 Solar Tracking System (Model Sunflower)

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  • Duration: 2:19
  • Updated: 03 Dec 2015
  • views: 17952
videos
Live Projects B.Tech, M.Tech, ECE/EEE/Mechanical for more project ideas visit www.wineyard.in Download free abstracts and IEEE base papers Wine Yard Technologies (An ISO 9001-2008 certified company) Lane Opp RS Brothers, Ameerpet, Hyderabad Call: 888 5555 212 / 040-6464 6363 / 6625 6695 Email: support@wineyard.in
https://wn.com/Wk234_Solar_Tracking_System_(Model_Sunflower)
Cool DIY Solar Tracker Self Powered No Electronics - How it Works

Cool DIY Solar Tracker Self Powered No Electronics - How it Works

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  • Duration: 10:00
  • Updated: 17 Jun 2013
  • views: 118211
videos
This is a brilliant simple idea for a homemade solar tracking model using a few easily available components and minimal assembly at almost no cost. It makes sense by powering itself and without using electronics or sensors. Presented here as a sixth grade instruction and explanation set for a science project with clear animations and scientific explanations of the physical principles with diagrams behind the workings of the model that were readily understandable and motivating to young students. The video ends with food for thought to encourage creativity and problem solving with more diagrams and animations of how to scale up the model into a low cost practical do-it-yourself device to produce alternative energy. This also inspired indirect student interest in producing this video as a technical presentation to explain the idea using MS PowerPoint, Movie Maker, and Google Sketchup to make 3D models and animations.
https://wn.com/Cool_Diy_Solar_Tracker_Self_Powered_No_Electronics_How_It_Works
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