H-COL Atmospheric air heat collector
HTB1 .. HTB3 Heat Transfer Buffer
ICG .. ICG-EXT Intermediate Component
SSH Solar Super Heaters
In this application they belong to
Note that in this case the collectors
are designed so that they will fit
inside the roof of a vehicle. For
maximum efficiency, sunray
tracking can also be implemented.
BC Board Computer
Used to provide visual reports to a
driver and collect information from
HTB3 Heat Transfer Buffer
Used to pass heat on to the main
heat storage HS.
HS Main Heat Storage
GEN Electric Current generator
CE Control Electronics
Vehicle Bucket Chain Heat Engine Component Layout
91. Diagram 17 shows an example layout of how the Bucket Chain Heat Engine, Electric Drive and associated Electronics can be integrated into a road vehicle.
How and where solar heat engine components can be placed in vehicles