Non-concentrating collectors for solar heating applications
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Non-concentrating collectors for solar heating applications (medium temperature air heaters based on durable transparent films) by United States. Dept. of Energy. Solar Heating and Cooling Research and Development Branch.

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Published by Dept. of Energy, for sale by the National Technical Information Service] in [Washington], [Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Solar heating.,
  • Plastic films.,
  • Polyvinyl chloride.

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StatementJ. W. Leffingwell ... [et al.].
SeriesALO ; 4147-T 1, MRC-DA ; 867, ALO -- 4147-T 1.
ContributionsLeffingwell, J. W., Dayton Laboratory., Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory.
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Open LibraryOL18017412M

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