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Reliability and Alternative Power!

October 31, 2018 gman 0

Reliability and Alternative Power
Jeff Yago On Disaster Communications In A Box, Energy
David A. Vine “All Hazards CommPrep” Audio player below!
Jeff Yago, author of “Lights On: The Non-technical Guide to Battery Power When the Grid Goes Down” de…

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Reliability and Alternative Power!

October 31, 2018 gman 0

Reliability and Alternative Power
Jeff Yago On Disaster Communications In A Box, Energy
David A. Vine “All Hazards CommPrep” Audio player below!
Jeff Yago, author of “Lights On: The Non-technical Guide to Battery Power When the Grid Goes Down” de…

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Roving Reporter Prepper Products!

October 20, 2018 gman 0

Roving Reporter Prepper Products!
Guest Host David Jones on “Reality Check” Audio player below!
Don’t miss this show to hear about some new products for Preppers and get some great deals on them. First we talk with Mark the inventor of a hy…

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Electric Power, Communications the Essential Ingredient

August 29, 2018 gman 0

Electric Power, The Essential Ingredient For Communications Preparedness
David A. Vine “All Hazards Communications Preparedness” Audio player below!
Electricity from the Earth???
Trees that grow 16 feet in just a year???
500 watts of electricity …

Solar up with the Jones

Solar up with the Jones

June 3, 2018 gman 0

Solar up with the Jones
David Jones “Prepping Up with the Jones “Audio player provided!
This show has solar electric expert and CEO of P.E.G. Solar, Joe Ordia. He is a Prepper that started a solar electric company when he could not find the help he nee…

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Solar • Re: Solar LED lights and chargers

March 11, 2018 Norman11 0

The only small batteries such as AA, and AAA that are worth buying are Enloopes by Panasonic they will hold a charge on the shelf for two to three years at 85% they recharge up to 2500 times The post below tells how to make adaptors to use AA’s in pla…

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Solar • Re: Solar LED lights and chargers

March 11, 2018 Norman11 0

The only small batteries such as AA, and AAA that are worth buying are Enloopes by Panasonic they will hold a charge on the shelf for two to three years at 85% they recharge up to 2500 times The post below tells how to make adaptors to use AA’s in pla…

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Solar • Re: Solar LED lights and chargers

March 11, 2018 Norman11 0

The only small batteries such as AA, and AAA that are worth buying are Enloopes by Panasonic they will hold a charge on the shelf for two to three years at 85% they recharge up to 2500 times The post below tells how to make adaptors to use AA’s in pla…

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Solar • Re: Solar LED lights and chargers

March 10, 2018 rickdun 0

I got these solar lights a month or so ago and they work real good, I got two sets and going to order two more sets. They have 15w or 20w, I got the 20W. They come with a solar panel and they can also be charge via electrical:https://www.ebay.com/itm/…

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Solar • Re: Solar LED lights and chargers

March 10, 2018 rickdun 0

I got these solar lights a month or so ago and they work real good, I got two sets and going to order two more sets. They have 15w or 20w, I got the 20W. They come with a solar panel and they can also be charge via electrical:https://www.ebay.com/itm/…

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Solar • Re: Solar home work 4 all

January 24, 2018 LDSreliance 0

John Galt 1 wrote:LDSreliance wrote:I agree with almost everything you said. You have gained some wisdom over the years with your system for sure.Only thing I would slightly disagree with is off grid with batteries can pay for itself in the right con…

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Solar • Re: Solar home work 4 all

January 23, 2018 John Galt 1 0

LDSreliance wrote:I agree with almost everything you said. You have gained some wisdom over the years with your system for sure.Only thing I would slightly disagree with is off grid with batteries can pay for itself in the right conditions. You have…

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Solar • Re: New 30% tariff on imported solar panels

January 23, 2018 LDSreliance 0

This will eventually be a good thing, in my opinion, but is going to suck in the short term. Yes there will be some added manufacturing jobs immediately but the backlash by consumers that don’t want to pay those prices will mean just as many jobs los…

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Solar • Re: New 30% tariff on imported solar panels

January 23, 2018 LDSreliance 0

This will eventually be a good thing, in my opinion, but is going to suck in the short term. Yes there will be some added manufacturing jobs immediately but the backlash by consumers that don’t want to pay those prices will mean just as many jobs los…

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Solar • Re: New 30% tariff on imported solar panels

January 23, 2018 Blondie 0

I haven’t read the entire background on this but tariffs of 30% usually mean dumping, not free trade.Anti Dumping is adding a tax or tariff to offset prices that are artificially low. China subsidizes it’s production of solar panels with tax dollars. …

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Solar • New 30% tariff on imported solar panels

January 23, 2018 tidewaterva 0

TheHill  ENERGY & ENVIRONMENTJanuary 22, 2018 – 04:57 PM ESTTrump imposes 30 percent tariff on solar panel imports00:0000:42BY TIMOTHY CAMA67,483TWEET SHARE MOREPresident Trump on Monday imposed tariffs of 30 percent on imported solar panel techno…

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Solar • New 30% tariff on imported solar panels

January 23, 2018 tidewaterva 0

TheHill  ENERGY & ENVIRONMENTJanuary 22, 2018 – 04:57 PM ESTTrump imposes 30 percent tariff on solar panel imports00:0000:42BY TIMOTHY CAMA67,483TWEET SHARE MOREPresident Trump on Monday imposed tariffs of 30 percent on imported solar panel techno…

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Solar • Importance of cleaning your solar panels

January 22, 2018 LDSreliance 0

I work with solar all the time and have done so for years. I have helped numerous people learn about solar and get a system set up. But I never fully appreciated the value of cleaning your solar panels until just recently.I upgraded the equipment on…

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Solar • Re: Solar home work 4 all

January 22, 2018 LDSreliance 0

John Galt 1 wrote:Years ago I built a small (200 watts in panels) solar system that ran the chest freezer in the garage during our frequent power outages. That system was later expanded to 490 watts and could run a small window AC unit for 3-4 hrs…

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Solar • Re: Survivability of Solar Panels after HEMP Event

January 4, 2018 TRex2 0

John Galt 1 wrote:……That’s because wires act like antennas that gather the EMP’s signal, as in the case of the E3 component of the EMP. Any panels attached to the grid will almost certainly be affected by a nuclear EMP. The Pulse might not complet…

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Solar • Re: Survivability of Solar Panels after HEMP Event

January 4, 2018 TRex2 0

John Galt 1 wrote:……That’s because wires act like antennas that gather the EMP’s signal, as in the case of the E3 component of the EMP. Any panels attached to the grid will almost certainly be affected by a nuclear EMP. The Pulse might not complet…

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Solar • Survivability of Solar Panels after HEMP Event

January 2, 2018 JohnEE 0

Hello All,Does anyone out there think Solar Panels would survive a HEMP without being in a properly constructed Faraday Cage? I wrote a few paragraphs on this subject, but the post seems to have disappeared. I was reading posts and some people here se…

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Solar • Re: Solar home work 4 all

October 28, 2017 John Galt 1 0

Years ago I built a small (200 watts in panels) solar system that ran the chest freezer in the garage during our frequent power outages. That system was later expanded to 490 watts and could run a small window AC unit for 3-4 hrs a day along with …