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Sun tracker for clear or cloudy weatherSun tracker orients solar collector so that they absorb maximum possible sunlight without being fooled by bright clouds, holes in cloud cover, or other atmospheric conditions. Tracker follows sun within 0.25 deg arc and is accurate within + or - 5 deg when sun is hidden.
Document ID
19790000036
Document Type
Other - NASA Tech Brief
Authors
Scott, D. R.
White, P. R.
Date Acquired
August 10, 2013
Publication Date
August 1, 1979
Publication Information
Publication: NASA Tech Briefs
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
ISSN: 0145-319X
Subject Category
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Report/Patent Number
MFS-23999
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.