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Title: Solar water heater installation guidelines. A manual for homeowners and professionals. [Includes glossary]

Solar water heater installation guidelines. A manual for homeowners and professionals. [Includes glossary] The guidelines include detailed diagrams, a selected glossary, a bibliography of books and manuals which might prove useful and a checklist which should be used during and after the installation. The guidelines explain generally how to install a liquid solar hot water heater, but not a specific system. The following are covered: collector location, collector installation, plumbing, solar storage tanks, electrical, and insulation. (MHR)
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OSTI Identifier:6566040
Report Number(s):NP-23365
Resource Type:Technical Report
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Research Org:Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs, Boston (USA). Solar Action Office
Country of Publication:United States
Language:English
Subject: 14 SOLAR ENERGY; SOLAR WATER HEATERS; INSTALLATION; MANUALS; BIBLIOGRAPHIES; PIPES; SENSIBLE HEAT STORAGE; SOLAR COLLECTORS; TANKS; THERMAL INSULATION; APPLIANCES; CONTAINERS; DOCUMENT TYPES; ENERGY STORAGE; HEAT STORAGE; HEATERS; STORAGE; WATER HEATERS 140907* -- Solar Thermal Utilization-- Water Heating