Table 3: Performances of solar drying compared with open sun drying and several solar drying in references.

Load (%wb)Drying time, (h)Saving in Efficiency (%) SMER References
(kg) OSSD(%)ThermalDryingPickup(kg/h)(kg/kWh)

3007510452740[16]
500749703057[17]
35779483038[28]
38901032622422[21]
4073924210.87[35]
567 db10 db18301523[18]
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