Category Archive: Off Grid

Jan 21

How To Build A Solar Cooking Oven

This simple step by step tutorial of how to build a solar cooking oven that harnesses extra power due to multiple side reflectors cooks food faster.  You can find everything you need to build this do it yourself project at your local hardware and automobile parts stores. You can build a solar cooking oven that …

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Jan 14

Build An Inexpensive Clothes Drying Rack At Camp

If you spend time camping or hunting or pretty much any outdoors activities where you stay for more than a day then you will probably need to hang clothes to dry weather from rain or swimming or because you have washed them. Instead of spreading them all over camp on the picnic tables or tents, …

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Jan 06

Build Your Own Solar Panel System To Run The Whole House

Great videos showing a solar array that you can build yourself and it will power everything in the house except maybe the ac. Lds Prepper built his and says it has not even been 24 hours but he had enough power to run side by side fridge, tv, pcs,and everything else in the house. All …

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Dec 29

Build An Off Grid Wind Generator Out Of A Truck Alternator

If you live off grid or even if you have a cabin or campsite that is off grid this tutorial will help you build a generator out of a truck alternator that can be connected to your batteries for storage. This way any time the wind is blowing the generator will be charging your storage …

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Dec 28

How To Build A Solar Furnace For Around 50 Dollars

      Learn how to build a solar furnace and if you have enough sun in your area this could be a perfect off grid heating solution. Made from re-purposed and or salvaged materials you can build it for very little money. If you watch the video provided it will let you see the furnace being …

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Dec 24

Round-Up Of Hiking Hacks

If you like to go hiking check out these 23 hiking hacks that are simple yet essential. From waterproofing matches and jackets to packing you bag properly and setting up your tent the best way Buzz Feed has a nice round up of hacks to make your hiking trip better. If you are planning to …

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