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  • Solar heat set
  • Solar heat set
  • Solar heat set
  • Solar heat set
  • Solar heat set
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Solar heat set

Item no.: 06758-00

leXsolar GmbH
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Function and Applications 

This experimentation system concerning the cutting-edge topic of solar thermal energy conversion provides you with quantitative experiments for different collector systems for flexible and location-independent usage.


  • Ideal for all levels of teaching
  • A cutting-edge topic: covers a broad range of solar thermal energy issues
  • Multidisciplinary topic with relevance for physics, chemistry, technology (air-conditioning, heating), renewable energy, energy efficiency
  • Complete set, requires no additional accessories
  • Can be used everywhere since all components are provided in a transport case

Equipment and Technical Data

In the transport case (dimensions: 64 x 37 x 17 cm) all items to perform the following experiments are provided so that no additional accessories are needed:

  • Absorptivity and reflectivity of different materials
  • Focusing of light by a Fresnel lens
  • Thermal convection and layering
  • Thermal conduction
  • Thermal insulation
  • Solar thermal collector with pump circulation
  • Solar thermal collector with thermosiphon circulation
  • Variation of the flow speed
  • Collector circuit with heat exchanger
  • Collector circuit with paraffin heat reservoir
  • Parabolic trough collector with pump cycle
  • Defocussing
  • Qualitative demonstration of the functional principle Investigating the thermoelectric generator
  • Quantitative determination of the electrical power

The set includes:

  • Large experiment base
  • Potentiometer module
  • Solar collector
  • Parabolic collector
  • Absorber tube
  • Lens module with absorber
  • Pump module
  • Peltier module
  • Heat exchangers: water and paraffin
  • Hose set
  • Power module
  • Motor module
  • Lamp housing with 120W illuminant
  • Additional accessories
  • Experiment guides for students and instructors on CD-ROM



Document     Filesize
06758_00e.pdf Operating manual (excerpt), English 3.59 MB