P12472: Solar Stirling Generator
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Build Process Photographs: Mechanical

Abstract Art Form Mock Setup

Abstract Art Form Mock Setup

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Mirror

Mirror

Mirror, Chamber, Power Piston, and Displacer

Mirror, Chamber, Power Piston, and Displacer

Chamber

Chamber

Welded Chamber

Welded Chamber

Crankshaft Links

Crankshaft Links

Heatsink

Heatsink

Heatsink and Chamber

Heatsink and Chamber

Power Piston

Power Piston

Power Piston

Power Piston

Power Piston

Power Piston

Old crank

Old crank

Old crank

Old crank

Old crank and power piston

Old crank and power piston

Chanber and heat sink

Chanber and heat sink

Chamber and heat sink

Chamber and heat sink

Tweaking the old crank

Tweaking the old crank

 Vblocks and old crank

Vblocks and old crank

Vblocks and old crank

Vblocks and old crank

 Power Piston in Chanmber

Power Piston in Chanmber

Assembly old front

Assembly old front

Origional Assembly, Raisanen Crank, thin baseplate, old brackets

Origional Assembly, Raisanen Crank, thin baseplate, old brackets

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Gearing Supplies

Gearing Supplies

Autotransformer and Heat Tape

Autotransformer and Heat Tape

Testing setup

Testing setup

Keeping the spirits up!

Keeping the spirits up!

Testing Setup, it’s hot!

Testing Setup, it’s hot!

Testing setup

Testing setup

 Tweaking the engine

Tweaking the engine

Tweaking the engine

Tweaking the engine

Testing setup

Testing setup

Testing spin

Testing spin

Testing spin

Testing spin

Assembly Top

Assembly Top

Engine Test Setup

Engine Test Setup

Mike Spinning Hot Engine

Mike Spinning Hot Engine

 Final Assembly Angle Front

Final Assembly Angle Front

 Final Assembly Angle Back

Final Assembly Angle Back

 Final Assembly Back

Final Assembly Back

Final Assembly Front

Final Assembly Front

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Build Process Videos: Mechanical

Mirror Burns Paper

Spinning by hand

Spinning by hand, its wants to go, old brackets

Spinning by hand, it has kickback from compression, old brackets

Spinning by hand, baseplate flexing

Spinning by hand

Spinning, top view

Build Process Photographs: Electrical

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Buck/boost board

Buck/boost board

Buck/boost board

Buck/boost board

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1A load

1A load

1.91A load

1.91A load

Buck/boost board, Arduino

Buck/boost board, Arduino

 Drive motor datasheet

Drive motor datasheet

 Generator RPM voltage test

Generator RPM voltage test

Drill powered

Drill powered

Drill powered 2

Drill powered 2

Battery, Buck/boost board, Arduino

Battery, Buck/boost board, Arduino

Battery, Buck/boost board, Arduino

Battery, Buck/boost board, Arduino

Enable Apple products to charge with voltage divider network

Enable Apple products to charge with voltage divider network

Battery, Buck/boost board, Arduino, and Motor

Battery, Buck/boost board, Arduino, and Motor

Electrical Box with Hole

Electrical Box with Hole

Electrical Assembly 1

Electrical Assembly 1

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