This solar pool heater project was more fun to build than being effective at heating a pool. I think it would take at least six of these to make a noticeable difference in temperature . It’s 240 feet of garden hose coiled and zip tied on to pegboard and tapped into the return using the […]
My Take on a do it yourself pool heater made out of black tubing. Frame is two treated 2×4’s. Has 500′ of 1/2 inch black tubing. Splitter feeds 200′ and 300′ of tube in two different paths. I will feed it with 100′ of 3/4″ tubing from the pool. FYI, when I had it leaning […]
Building a 4×4 DIY Passive Solar Pool Heater for our 21-foot above ground pool. Started the project in February 2018, when we had a couple of unusual warm days. Will complete the project once the weather warms up. Thanks for watching! Buy Silver Thermal Foil Insulation (http://amzn.to/2HPmY7t) Buy Drip Irrigation 1/2″ Tubing (http://amzn.to/2FNbQeN) © 2018 […]
Made for under 120.00$
This is the GAME 4721 curve solar heater attached to my Coleman steel frame pool. Any questions? Let me know in the comments.
Watch and learn how a Vortex solar pool heater is installed on a shingle roof.
A performance analysis of common DIY solar pool heaters compared to commercially available rooftop designs. For video on how to build (better than this quick build) go to the article. This video focuses on test results. Link to the article: http://www.gowaveenergy.com/single-post/2017/02/09/DIY-Solar-Heater-vs-Commercial-Solar-Heater-Performance
Simple DIY installation; for in ground or above ground pools Installs on roof, rack, ground or fence Patented web design for maximum exposure to sun’s rays Uses existing pool pump Raises pool water temperature 6-10 degrees F Power Source Type: Manual