How do solar furnaces work?

Answer Solar furnaces work by using reflectors, such as mirrors, to focus light on a specific area. The reflectors and sunlight together help increase the intensity of heat that is produced.UsesSmall sola... Read More »

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How do gas furnaces work?

A comfortably warmed home provides welcomed relief on a cold day. Combustible gases like natural gas, methane or propane are used to heat air and a furnace forces this warmed air into the rooms of ... Read More »

Does a solar panel need a solar motor to work?

No, in fact it is the other way around, a solar motor generally requires a solar panel to work. A solar panel produces electricity by absorbing photons from the sun. The absorption of the photons c... Read More »

Do oil furnaces need water to work?

Yes, if it is one that utilizes hot water to distribute heat. No, if it is a furnace that uses forced air to distribute heat. You can tell the difference if a water supply connection, such as a wat... Read More »

How does a flame sensor work in home furnaces by using a metal rod in the flame?

Its not a flamesensor its a pilot generater it generates a small amound of electricity to open the main valve that way if your pilot light goes out it wont let gas escape and couse a potentian expl... Read More »