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General Energy Discussion • Re: Electricity

November 30, 2017 John Galt 1 0

I had a friend who was totally off the grid. No electricity, rode a bicycle everywhere, rain catchment system and a bored well (with bucket on a rope) that was often dry. Basically he was a hermit who had saved some cash and was living on 25…

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Videos, Movies, and TV shows • Re: Stephen King movies

November 30, 2017 ArnoldBeck 0

I’m fond of Stephen King’s books sicnce childhood. This is my favorive author. I’ve read almost all his works and wached movies. But I love not all film versions… Anyway I’m still fan of it, and I guess will be a long time Statistics: Posted by Arno…

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Prepper Fitness Plan!

November 30, 2017 gman 0

Prepper Fitness Plan!
Host: James Walton “I Am Liberty” Audio player below!
It is early in the evening. The long day is leaning on me. The kids are too loud and the wife is unhappy. The house is a mess but we still have one more mountain to climb. Ther…

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General Energy Discussion • Re: Electricity

November 30, 2017 Cast Iron 0

rickdun wrote:Cast Iron, here’s an article on making ethanol. According to this article, besides corn, you need 1,000 gallons of water too.Do what Estus, on mountain men did, convert gas engine to steam engine and fire with wood.http://gas2.org/2008/1…

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General Energy Discussion • Re: Electricity

November 30, 2017 Cast Iron 0

rickdun wrote:Cast Iron, here’s an article on making ethanol. According to this article, besides corn, you need 1,000 gallons of water too.Do what Estus, on mountain men did, convert gas engine to steam engine and fire with wood.http://gas2.org/2008/1…

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General Energy Discussion • Re: Electricity

November 30, 2017 Cast Iron 0

John Galt 1 wrote:Theoretically about 26 pounds of corn will make a gallon of ethanol (about 95% pure) but that assumes that you get perfect malting, fermenting, and distilling. But it’s really tough to get perfect fermentation and preforming e…

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General Energy Discussion • Re: Electricity

November 30, 2017 Cast Iron 0

John Galt 1 wrote:Theoretically about 26 pounds of corn will make a gallon of ethanol (about 95% pure) but that assumes that you get perfect malting, fermenting, and distilling. But it’s really tough to get perfect fermentation and preforming e…

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General Energy Discussion • Re: Electricity

November 30, 2017 John Galt 1 0

rickdun wrote:Cast Iron, here’s an article on making ethanol. According to this article, besides corn, you need 1,000 gallons of water too.The 1000 gallons may be for the growing of the corn. A 5-6 gallon batch of mash (so about 4 gallons water)…

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General Energy Discussion • Re: Electricity

November 30, 2017 John Galt 1 0

NJMike wrote:Good topic. Some of my quick thoughts.Understanding basic electricity (not home wiring basics, but the concepts), cable gauges and components, and having some basic tools and test equipment would be important.Alternators and DC motors cou…

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General Energy Discussion • Re: Electricity

November 30, 2017 rickdun 0

Cast Iron, here’s an article on making ethanol. According to this article, besides corn, you need 1,000 gallons of water too.Do what Estus, on mountain men did, convert gas engine to steam engine and fire with wood.http://gas2.org/2008/10/16/1000-gall…

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General Energy Discussion • Re: Electricity

November 30, 2017 John Galt 1 0

Theoretically about 26 pounds of corn will make a gallon of ethanol (about 95% pure) but that assumes that you get perfect malting, fermenting, and distilling. But it’s really tough to get perfect fermentation and preforming enough Sparging tak…

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General Energy Discussion • Re: Electricity

November 30, 2017 Cast Iron 0

John Galt 1 wrote:I’ve been reading and occasionally posting here for a few months and was surprised at how few actually have long term methods to harness power beyond muscle power (man or beast). Mankind’s ability to harness energy is what allo…

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Check In Here Arizona Preppers • Re: Hi from Tucson.

November 30, 2017 unno2002 0

Greetings from the NE area of Tucson. In the area there are two groups of varying membership that more or less meet monthly.Southern Arizona Preppers.https://www.meetup.com/Southern-Arizona-Preppers/Meetings tend to be at the Mission Library and/or t…

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First Aid & Medicine • Re: Type II Diabetes

November 30, 2017 whitebear54 0

Folks, when I started this topic I told you I’d keep you updated on my progress. Just got my latest A1C and blood lab results and I’m pleased to report the labs are all excellent with marked improvement in cholesterol numbers and my A1C dropped from 7…

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First Aid & Medicine • Re: Type II Diabetes

November 30, 2017 whitebear54 0

Folks, when I started this topic I told you I’d keep you updated on my progress. Just got my latest A1C and blood lab results and I’m pleased to report the labs are all excellent with marked improvement in cholesterol numbers and my A1C dropped from 7…