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Forum: New Member Introduction Yesterday, 10:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 190
Posted By solar1
welcome from Michigan

welcome from Michigan
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 06-18-2019, 07:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 517
Posted By solar1
my guess is some bad cells loading the amperage...

my guess is some bad cells loading the amperage output.
did you check each cell output before assembly?
Forum: Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) Survival 06-17-2019, 08:39 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 18,567
Posted By solar1
no need to spend thousands

no need to spend thousands
Forum: New Member Introduction 06-03-2019, 06:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 301
Posted By solar1
welcome from Mid-Michigan

welcome from Mid-Michigan
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 05-31-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 369
Posted By solar1
looks interesting...never saw it before, thanks

looks interesting...never saw it before, thanks
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 05-31-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,751
Posted By solar1
I cant add much of anything here to help. but I...

I cant add much of anything here to help. but I wanted point out an inherent danger with those 3 wheeled bikes... they can tip over under the right circumstances.

I once watched in horror as my...
Forum: New Member Introduction 05-21-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 455
Posted By solar1
welcome from mid-Michigan

welcome from mid-Michigan
Forum: New Member Introduction 05-09-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 19
Hi
Views: 665
Posted By solar1
Welcome from Mid-Michigan

Welcome from Mid-Michigan
Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 05-06-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 742
Posted By solar1
Looks like a nice starter system to learn with. ...

Looks like a nice starter system to learn with.
I believe your choices are fine and I agree with the comment suggesting the 6 volt golf cart batteries. Good luck with your system...may the sun shine...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 05-05-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 649
Posted By solar1
I have been a paying member for about 20 years...

I have been a paying member for about 20 years and I can attest to fact that making money has not been their priority. They do have an online store, but I have not used it due to their limited...
Forum: Vehicles & Transportation 05-04-2019, 05:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,379
Posted By solar1
This may also be obvious, but like I tell me...

This may also be obvious, but like I tell me brother all the time..."I think you should buy it" ! No really, you should, they make a great bug out camper.
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 05-03-2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 649
Posted By solar1
TACDA-The American Civil Defense Association

Hello Folks,

I wanted to let folks here know about an organization called TACDA-The American Civil Defense Association. They have been around since about 1968.
Perhaps some of you already are...
Forum: New Member Introduction 05-02-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Hi!
Views: 336
Posted By solar1
Welcome from Michigan. Sorry to hear of your...

Welcome from Michigan.
Sorry to hear of your addiction. I'm sure you will find yourself in good company here.

They say the first step is admitting you have a problem
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 04-22-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,327
Posted By solar1
Bunkerbuster, I love the custom wood handled...

Bunkerbuster, I love the custom wood handled striker. Nice work!
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 04-22-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,025
Posted By solar1
I agree with going with one 120vac system, as I...

I agree with going with one 120vac system, as I did years ago.
The point I was making is that since fepony has already invested and wired for 12 volt DC in a small off grid system, he could keep...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 04-21-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,025
Posted By solar1
I see. I had figured your 12 volt DC loads to be...

I see. I had figured your 12 volt DC loads to be greater as you mentioned the fridge, pump and lights.

As long as your total simultaneous DC loads are less than the capacity of that 48-12...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 04-20-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,025
Posted By solar1
Now that we know you have several 12 volt load...

Now that we know you have several 12 volt load such as the fridge, I see why you were going for the 12 volt system.

It's a tough call at this point.
I like the idea of 12 volt system for the...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 04-20-2019, 12:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,025
Posted By solar1
Yes, A 24 or 48 volt system would be much better....

Yes, A 24 or 48 volt system would be much better.
Have you already purchased your inverter?
Another possible option is to split your PV array into two separate arrays and add another Outback 80,...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 04-19-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,025
Posted By solar1
I could be wrong, but I believe you might want to...

I could be wrong, but I believe you might want to wire your array to a 24 volt nominal output, that would reduce your pv array wire size to the controller.


your array size is not too large for...
Forum: New Member Introduction 04-18-2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 249
Posted By solar1
Welcome from mid-Michigan

Welcome from mid-Michigan
Forum: New Member Introduction 04-05-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 490
Posted By solar1
Welcome from mid-Michigan

Welcome from mid-Michigan
Forum: New Member Introduction 03-30-2019, 03:51 PM
Replies: 15
Hi
Views: 629
Posted By solar1
Welcome from mid-Michigan

Welcome from mid-Michigan
Forum: Looking for - want to buy 03-08-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 268
Posted By solar1
Continental TMD engine flywheel SAE 8 or others

Looking for a continental TMD27 diesel engine flywheel, SAE 8 or other SAE size flywheel.
Part # for the SAE 8 flywheel is TM13C03010
Thank you
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 03-04-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 726
Posted By solar1
Finally, I great ending news story! I need to...

Finally, I great ending news story!
I need to hear one of these every once in awhile.
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 02-25-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,880
Posted By solar1
Thanks for the thread Starbright, it has prompted...

Thanks for the thread Starbright, it has prompted me to do the same run thru. In the past, I have always used all gear (fire, water etc.) on purpose in order to test a stove or two as well as the...
Forum: New Member Introduction 01-15-2019, 10:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 562
Posted By solar1
Welcome the Great Lake State

Welcome the Great Lake State
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 01-15-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 887
Posted By solar1
Northern Arizona Wind and Sun has a section on...

Northern Arizona Wind and Sun has a section on their site with lots of info for learning. They also have a web forum that is pretty good. There is a section there for beginners as well. I have found...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 01-14-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,407
Posted By solar1
maybe the paint sold at auto painter supply for...

maybe the paint sold at auto painter supply for the vinyl interior?.....seem to adhere well
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 01-07-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 6,914
Posted By solar1
yes, I would agree with that... I was simply...

yes, I would agree with that...
I was simply addressing the physical damage results.
yes, the social and economic upheaval would be massive and almost an assured retaliatory response, if the...
Forum: Manmade and Natural Disasters 01-06-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 6,914
Posted By solar1
If we are talking about specifically EMP, for a...

If we are talking about specifically EMP, for a large scale emp attack to be effective, my understanding is that yes, a launch would be required for it to reach the optimum detonation height.

Of...
Forum: Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) Survival 01-02-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 960
Posted By solar1
More than likely they too have a circuit board...

More than likely they too have a circuit board (although simple) controlling the motor.
Any rechargeable beard trimmer has a minimum of an on board charge regulator circuit for the battery.

...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 12-28-2018, 09:52 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 14,779
Posted By solar1
Great job. I have a couple concerns; If the...

Great job. I have a couple concerns;

If the wrap around fit is very close that there may be some vibration contact...and, dissimilar metals do seem to corrode faster. Definitely coat with paint...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 12-12-2018, 09:22 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 14,779
Posted By solar1
Thanks for sharing the progress and the...

Thanks for sharing the progress and the photos...very inspiring!
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 12-11-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,149
Posted By solar1
Hey, don't feel too bad, my bank simply would not...

Hey, don't feel too bad, my bank simply would not give it to me ($4000)

I responded by stating OK, now I want my ENTIRE saving balance immediately.
When they balked at that, I said that they had...
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,319
Posted By solar1
Are you ready for this one...??? I am now...

Are you ready for this one...???

I am now getting calls from my own phone number...
My cell phone shows the number calling me, and it is my own number!
I have not answered it because I already...
Forum: New Member Introduction 12-07-2018, 09:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 245
Posted By solar1
welcome from mid Michigan

welcome from mid Michigan
Forum: New Member Introduction 12-07-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 287
Posted By solar1
welcome from Michigan. search you topics of...

welcome from Michigan.

search you topics of interest....tons here to take in, read much.
Forum: New Member Introduction 12-05-2018, 10:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,896
Posted By solar1
Welcome from Mid Michigan, thank you for your...

Welcome from Mid Michigan, thank you for your service to our country
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 12-05-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,473
Posted By solar1
I've tried Rain X also. I kind of works for...

I've tried Rain X also.
I kind of works for awhile, but just like on your car windows, re-application is nesscsary every so often to work effectively.

With 4kw of panels, I found the cost and...
Forum: Urban Survival 11-28-2018, 11:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,798
Posted By solar1
is your objective personal body armor or...

is your objective personal body armor or architectural application?
Forum: New Member Introduction 11-25-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 459
Posted By solar1
Welcome from Michigan, even though you are from...

Welcome from Michigan, even though you are from Ohio...(just kidding)
welcome aboard!
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 11-21-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,194
Posted By solar1
Good question Gulcer, I too, would like to find...

Good question Gulcer, I too, would like to find plans
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 11-21-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,366
Posted By solar1
I've tried both way; with gas in carb and tank,...

I've tried both way; with gas in carb and tank, and dry.

For me both ways have their drawbacks, but in general, I have found storing "wet" and starting the engine at least just 3 time a years seem...
Forum: Food and water 11-17-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 811
Posted By solar1
Yes, I too have many fond memories of Christmas...

Yes, I too have many fond memories of Christmas fruit cakes and of course the terrible taste. Mom said the taste was "special" because of anises (I may be spelling that wrong), some type of flavoring...
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 11-05-2018, 09:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 670
Posted By solar1
Just a curious question/suggestion: is the new...

Just a curious question/suggestion:
is the new part the correct interior color, or must you paint it to match original?
if so, I would check the paint you plan to use...it may already have good uv...
Forum: Wilderness Survival, Hiking and Camping Forum 10-31-2018, 08:55 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,138
Posted By solar1
Unless your electric blanket is very low wattage...

Unless your electric blanket is very low wattage and your separate battery bank is robust, I think you may have a tough go of it, getting enough hours of operation. It's usually not a great idea...
Forum: Farming, Gardening & Homesteading 10-28-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,725
Posted By solar1
what thickness is considered thin metal , and...

what thickness is considered thin metal , and what thickness is considered thick? just wondering where my home made shop woodburner with 3/16" steel walls is rated...thick or thin?
Forum: DIY - Do It Yourself 10-28-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 941
Posted By solar1
here is a link to a page of surplus sources... ...

here is a link to a page of surplus sources...

http://amasci.com/surplus/surpls.html
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 10-16-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 4,756
Views: 1,352,274
Posted By solar1
another little pump sale I got notice of.......

another little pump sale I got notice of.... $8.95 + shipping
https://www.goldmine-elec-products.com/prodinfo.asp?number=G20479
nice little pump. They carry the same model pump in 24 volt and it is...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness General Discussion 10-15-2018, 12:33 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 2,823
Posted By solar1
I realize financial resources are always an...

I realize financial resources are always an issue, but you might look into bullet resistive fiberglass panels. compare to the todays cost of steel, it may be an options. BR protection was my career,...
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