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Personal water body cooler

This is the second in my ‘personal cooling’ series. Previously I posted about a personal evaporative coolerwhich worked well but I wanted to take it to the next level. The basic idea is to use a water pump and some

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Mini desktop aircon

So the title isn’t strictly true, this is not an aircon, it’s an evaporative cooler. It’s not as cold as an aircon but it’s cooler than a fan. If you’ve ever stepped in front of a fan after taking a

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CDRKING Solar Energy Kit

CD-R KING have carried a range of solar products for quite some time, from small keychain solar torches to larger backpack USB chargers. It’s only recently (early 2012) that they started carrying full kits that include the panel, a solar

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Solar Water Heater – Metro Manila

The water coming into my home comes from a communal water tower, I don’t have any heater, so the temperature that the water comes in is the temperature that I experience when showering, washing the dishes, etc. When it’s very hot outside, the

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