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Towards Antarctica

In September 2015 we were retained by a client to engineer and ruggedized two SolarSheat 1000GS system for use in a project in Antarctica.  We plan on marketing this product for extreme climate and military applications. 

We named this project SolarSheat Extreme.  

SolarSheat 1000GS with outer perimeter insulation all sides 

SolarSheat 1000GS with outer perimeter insulation all sides 

We used additional 3/4 inch poly iso board on the external channels and all sides. The side profile was covered with powder coated sheet aluminum with the ends being covered by the SolarSheat mounting system.  

Aluminum plate with 5 inch holes for penetration. Mounts attached for fit. 

Aluminum plate with 5 inch holes for penetration. Mounts attached for fit. 

For high performance and to provide an unbreakable lense we utilized an 8mm triple wall high quality UV rated lense.  This offers maximum performance and an unbreakable product.

8 mm triple wall poly-carbonate lense for extreme climate and flashed covered sides. 

8 mm triple wall poly-carbonate lense for extreme climate and flashed covered sides. 

SolarSheat 1000GS Extreme on ground mount stand 

SolarSheat 1000GS Extreme on ground mount stand