Do you use a lot of power tools? Weather corded or not sometimes you need to use a corded tool and sometimes you may need to charge a non corded tool out in the field. If you have a truck you can add an ac inverter and use your truck as a generator and not have to carry a gas generator around with you.
For around 500 dollars a couple of tools and a few hours of your time you can have 1,800 watts when ever you need them. This could really come in handy if you need to use power tools and you are off grid. Family Handyman shares the instructions to turn your truck into a generator so you can have power when and where you need it.
Raised in rural Montana and educated in Mechanical Engineering and Sustainable Development, Paige Raymond combines a practical mindset with a passion for self-reliance and sustainability. With expertise ranging from mechanical solutions and food preservation to emergency preparedness and renewable energy, Paige is a proud author with more than 5000 published articles.
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