Wireless heating

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Notus, Dec 5, 2014.

  1. Notus

    Notus Out Of The Brooder

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    I wonder has anyone ever attempted to heat a coup, infact any outbuilding wirelessly?
    I am considering using a magnetron & PSU from an old microwave oven to transmit via a focused waveguide on to a receiver/ radiator. Efficiency will be key, but this could save on running armoured power cables. Then if powered/ supplemented via a wind/ water turbine.....
    Another option may be ground source heat exchange.
     
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Chicken Obsessed

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    Interesting concept but why does the coop need to be heated?
     

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