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by tazmanddevil67
Thu Nov 21, 2013 9:45 am
Forum: Off Grid Living Discussions
Topic: REGULATED HEAT IN A EMERGENCY
Replies: 4
Views: 6029

Re: REGULATED HEAT IN A EMERGENCY

If you can find one is the key, I was given a oil burner out of a 1950's camping trailer that worked. It had a 5 gallon internal tank and a connection for a bulk external tank. It also a had a blower, Or you could open the front of it when there was no power to radiate the heat. Peace Out.
by tazmanddevil67
Thu Nov 21, 2013 9:28 am
Forum: Off Grid Living Discussions
Topic: IS YOUR WATER FREEZING
Replies: 4
Views: 5554

Re: IS YOUR WATER FREEZING

To whom it may concern: Here in Illinois to keep water from freezing you can bury your tank 5 feet in the ground and it will not freeze or need any heat. As for troy I would pull your water tank close to your wood stove and in close it to keep it from freezing. To transfer water from the creek to a ...
by tazmanddevil67
Thu Nov 21, 2013 9:06 am
Forum: Car and Auto Projects
Topic: Free fuel from the Off Grid Motor Home
Replies: 6
Views: 14556

Re: Free fuel from the Off Grid Motor Home

To whom it may concern, Any gas you buy today is No Less than 24 months old. I recommend Seafoam for everything that runs on gas. it can be added to the gas and the oil. It will cleanout the crud = Deposits in the engine.
by tazmanddevil67
Thu Nov 21, 2013 8:58 am
Forum: Alternate Energy Discussions
Topic: Generator Assited Battery Back Up
Replies: 10
Views: 11592

Re: Generator Assited Battery Back Up

Well Troy, At this point we are down to 5 generators. The newest generator came from Menards It was a DEMO and it was the last one , I paid $199.00 for it. It is a Chinese Generator POWER PRO 4050 it has a 3.1 gallon tank it will run at half load 10 - 12 hours on a full tank. It has 60 hours on it a...
by tazmanddevil67
Mon Nov 18, 2013 10:49 am
Forum: Alternate Energy Discussions
Topic: Alternative Energy - Propane
Replies: 11
Views: 13204

Re: Alternative Energy - Propane

To whom it may concern, In Northern Illinois it costs me $75.00 to have a 100lb. cylinder filled. That cylinder will heat a 30' Travel Trailer for 2 weeks when the furnace is left to run. If a person was to get a bulk Tank like a 250 gallon or 500 gallon, You get them filled in the summer which is w...
by tazmanddevil67
Sun Nov 17, 2013 7:09 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Suggestions and Ideas go here
Replies: 16
Views: 22245

Re: Suggestions and Ideas go here

They do make cellular amplifers by Wilson Electronics for Cell phones, Just sayin'.
by tazmanddevil67
Sun Nov 17, 2013 7:04 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: INTERNET SOLUTIONS 101
Replies: 1
Views: 3633

INTERNET SOLUTIONS 101

Troy and All who might be concerned: Virgin Mobile has a USB Dongle 3G/4G, And a 3G/4G Hotspot they are selling cheap right now at 40% off. The USB Dongle that plugs into your PC or Laptop is $29.99. And the Hotspot is $71.99 It will allow you to run 5 wifi connections to the internet from it. Here ...
by tazmanddevil67
Sun Nov 17, 2013 5:04 pm
Forum: Solar Power Discussions
Topic: Affordable Solar Panels and Miscellanious.
Replies: 4
Views: 6106

Re: Affordable Solar Panels and Miscellanious.

Yeah and they want you to buy them in bulk to get the discount.
by tazmanddevil67
Sun Nov 17, 2013 5:00 pm
Forum: Car and Auto Projects
Topic: Solar Panel on a car
Replies: 3
Views: 9095

Re: Solar Panel on a car

I had a 15 watt solar panel I used to recharge a low battery on my mini van before, But I never mounted it on the roof. So now I just carry around a 1,000 watt mini gas generator like troy has with the exception that mine also has a 8.3 amp 12 volt out plug to charge batteries with. And it work perf...
by tazmanddevil67
Sun Nov 17, 2013 4:48 pm
Forum: Electronics Projects Discussions
Topic: Home made Air Conditioner
Replies: 12
Views: 24707

Re: Home made Air Conditioner

When a Swamp cooler works they are just as good as Air Conditioner like in Arizona, But where there is High Humidity they DO NOT WORK. Just Sayin.