While I’m traveling on foot with just my backpack I always take my folding solar panel to charge my various devices. It can power anything which uses USB, including my phone, lighter, and lots of other useful toys. I love the feeling of independence that is provided by knowing I can rely on the free energy of the sun to keep my technology running.Continue reading “Folding Solar Panel for Backpacking”
new yurt, it’s time to focus on getting my Solar Power situation setup by creating a Lithium Battery Pack. I wanted to avoid Lead Acid Batteries because they’re heavy and toxic. I used the kit sold by vruzend.com which I highly recommend for simplicity’s sake.Now that I’m living completely off-grid in my
This video walks you through the entire process, and explains some of the electrical concepts involved.