His scheme converts a regular dryer to use hot air supplied by his unique attic solar heating collector instead of heating the air within the dryer. A duct from his attic collector supplies air to the revamped intake of the converted dryer. The dryer exhaust air is vented out through the wall in the normal way.
|The converted dryer on the left and the new intake ducting on the right.|
The upper duct connects to the attic solar collector.
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Temperature on the left is the dryer inlet temperature.