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== Introduction ==
 
== Introduction ==
As many energy conservationists know, drying clothes in a traditional drier contributes to a large part of the average households energy use. At HSU's CCAT building three students reside and have clothes drying needs. Since CCAT's main focus is to "educate the public about the impacts of our technologies on the environment" it would seem fitting to design and build a energy free drying system for their washed clothes([[1]]).
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As many energy conservationists may already know, drying clothes in a traditional drier contributes to a large part of the average households energy use. At HSU's CCAT building, three students reside and have clothes drying needs every week. Since CCAT's main focus is to "educate the public about the impacts of our technologies on the environment" it would seem fitting to design and build a energy free drying system for their washed clothes([[1]]).
    
== Understanding CCAT ==
 
== Understanding CCAT ==
Use:
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*Use:
* 3 people
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** 3 people x load/person = 3 loads a week
* a spin washer
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** must look 'good' while in use
* fits in a 2'x4' space with a 7' high seeling
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** will serve as an example peice
** Weather
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** a spin washer
* Humboldt is often cloudy if not rainy
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** fits in a 2'x4' space with a 8' high ceiling
* Can change quickly during the day
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* Weather:
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** often cloudy if not rainy
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** can change quickly during the day
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** high humidity
    
== Project Requirements ==
 
== Project Requirements ==
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== Design ==
 
== Design ==
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The general design is 2 main rectangles(3.6'x 4' composed of two squares each joined by a diagonal piece on ether side.
 
The general design is 2 main rectangles(3.6'x 4' composed of two squares each joined by a diagonal piece on ether side.
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| Screws
 
| Screws
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| joining
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| 34
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| $0.10 ea
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| $3.40
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| Brackets
 
| support
 
| support
| 28
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| 4
| $0.30 ea
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| $1.00 ea
| $
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| $4.00
 
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| Bamboo
 
| Bamboo
| Frame
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| frame
| 42'
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| 64ft
| $0.00
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| $1.88/8ft
| $0.00
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| $15.04
 
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== Discussion ==
 
== Discussion ==
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