Heatsinks and thermal mass - Passive Solar (Illustration with use of Model)

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The tutorial illustrates how heatsinks and thermal masses absorb and release heat in a passive solar context. The process is illustrated by using a sustainable architecture model, halogen work light (heat source), thermometer, concrete blocks and ceramic tiles.


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See more on Passive Solar Design (Sustainable Architecture) on this channel (William van Zyl).

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http://williamvanzyl.com/ and https://wvanzylacademic.atavist.com/
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