Build your own electrical generator using a repurposed bike. If you live in an area that is prone to power outages from storms, then you could really use a reliable source of emergency power.
The Do It Yourself project is from Magnificent Revolution. The project includes an easily downloadable plan that fully explains how the whole system works, along with describing all of the necessary stuff you will need to have on hand.
This simple power generator is strong enough to create a good amount of emergency power in case the household power goes out.
Benefits of reading and following the Build Your Own Electrical Generator Using a Bicycle DIY Project
The project includes a complete list of all of the materials, supplies and tools need to get started.
A plan that also has an easy to follow step by step instruction guide that details how to assemble the generator.
It also has several full color photos that gives a good visualization of the construction.
Unfortunately, most of the commercially made electrical generators are very expensive and also require you to have a supply of gasoline or diesel fuel on hand to power the generator. This project was designed to introduce the reader to an alternative type power generator.
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