Last edited: 15 February 2010      
Vimini solar cooker front
Vimini solar cooker side

Vimini Solar Cooker woven parabolic shell

The Vimini Solar Cooker has been brought to the country of Burundi, located in the interior of Africa, through the efforts the non-profit Italian group, il Telaio. Using local materials and artisan labor, they have been able to create this cooker. The parabolic shell is made with a woven basket technique, lined with aluminum foil, used in hydroponic agriculture projects. Total expense for the cooker is 18 euros.


  • Woven basket parabolic reflector shell
  • Aluminum foil lining
  • Metal framework base

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