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Piecemeal Solar

When the Goal Zero pooped out I bought the above tiny battery/ solar thingie. It was slower than I was hoping for. Could only charge 1 item a day. The batteries and the Kindle and the lights were lined up … Continue reading

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Solar Possibilities

I have been endlessly worrying about the solar aspect of living in the truck. I found the Goal Zero Yeti 150 Handy Kit for ~$500. (Not sold anymore) Below are the item contain in the Goal Zero Yeti 150 Handy Kit. … Continue reading

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Minimalist Truck Camper

I can’t help myself. I keep discarding items I thought were on the essentials list. I remember living in the back of “The Big Blue Fart” for several years. I had no solar power. No back up battery. No cell … Continue reading

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How Do I …?

 I am trying to figure out the house battery and the solar charger. What I want to do is to install a house battery to power computer, recharge phone, and recharge iPod Nano. I would like the house battery to … Continue reading

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gleaned electrical advice

I don’t know what part of my brain is not functioning , but I’ll be damned if I can remember what the hell volts, amps, amp hours, watts are. Its not like there aren’t a thousand very clear instructions and … Continue reading

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