Instructables: exploring - solar - electricity - featured Mon, 30 Mar 2015 07:19:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 The Solar-Power Ring
The Solar-Power Ring - More DIY How To Projects]]> funtogether What if there were a sudden, catastrophic power failure, solar flare, or nuclear disaster? How would you power a flashlight, a cellphone, or some other commonly used, battery-powered device? Although, admittedly, this solar-ring is a simple, extremely impractical solution, it is still a sol...
By: funtogether

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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15:20:27 PST
How I built a folding 15 Watt Solar Panel
How I built a folding 15 Watt Solar Panel - More DIY How To Projects]]> mdavis19 Several years ago I built a 60 Watt solar panel. It's a great panel. I still use it a lot. However, it is big, and heavy, and I don't always need 60 Watts of power. Sometimes I just need a little power for a portable device or two. I'd like to be able to charge up my cell phone, or MP3 player withou...
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Sun, 1 Aug 2010 06:39:40 PDT
Portable Solar Generator on a bike trailer for Burning Man
Portable Solar Generator on a bike trailer for Burning Man - More DIY How To Projects]]> veggiecycle AKA Solar panel On Wheels, aka Post Apocalyptic Power Wagon, aka Bike Dance Party USA, aka I should hook up a electric motor to this bike cuz the trailer is so damn heavy from the battery... First let me start by saying this is not a plan on how to exactly build an Off Grid Solar System. Depending ...
By: veggiecycle

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Tue, 30 Sep 2008 11:10:04 PDT
Chispito Wind Generator
Chispito Wind Generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> velacreations The Chispito Wind Generator was designed to be simple and efficient with fast and easy construction. There are no limits to what you can do with wind power. There is nothing more rewarding and empowering than making a wind powered generator from scrap materials. Most of the tools and materials in th...
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Wed, 8 Mar 2006 18:59:57 PST
Solar Power System
Solar Power System - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mr. Chicken This instructable will show you everything you need to put together a pretty good sized electric solar panel system. Things you will need: Supplies: Solar panels Charge controller Battery charger 2 AWG cable At least one 12 Volt marine deep cycle battery Mechanical lugs 1 power inverter 1 Rubberma...
By: Mr. Chicken

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Mon, 5 Nov 2007 20:38:36 PST