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Old 05-03-2009, 07:15 PM   #1
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hope this helps It is pretty simple and screws apart

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Old 05-03-2009, 07:21 PM   #2
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hmm
how much do the oil heaters raise the circulation temperature?

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Old 05-03-2009, 07:21 PM   #3
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What's the last picture? A solar pre-heater?

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The thing ran about 110 degrees,those are solar panels.Drying took about 22 hrs.This year I need 50 times the capicity.I will be using condensors and running hot water through them to get the temps up to 140 degrees and dry in 10 hrs. Next year I will heat the water in a boiler powered by wood pellets made from my apple prunings.I will be able to use the same pelletizer for hops and wood pellets just a different set of dies.I would have it this year but its 75k

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