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by hazzic
Mon Apr 27, 2015 6:07 pm
Forum: Solar Power Discussions
Topic: Calculating power needed for IP cameras
Replies: 4
Views: 9665

Re: Calculating power needed for IP cameras

Bang on, except it takes about 15 - 20% more energy to recharge a battery due to internal resistance, internal losses, and heat. So if you pull out it's full 300 AH capacity, expect to put 360 Amps back in over 4.5 hours for a full charge.
by hazzic
Mon Apr 27, 2015 5:20 pm
Forum: Alternate Energy Discussions
Topic: HLC Candlelight candle Heat powered LED lamp with 2000mah
Replies: 11
Views: 33762

Re: HLC Candlelight candle Heat powered LED lamp with 2000ma

I am really impressed with it. Really loving it. It does carbon up quickly though and needs a lot of cleaning. It may be that I am using cheaper tea lights. I am still testing it fully though before I release my results. I thoroughly test a product before I talk about it on video or my blog. I will...
by hazzic
Tue Feb 03, 2015 1:00 pm
Forum: Chat Room
Topic: A word of advice
Replies: 10
Views: 13664

Re: A word of advice

I'm going to have to agree with Troy, trying to swing that voltage around quickly with 750AH in batteries connected (as long as they aren't fully charged) would be like trying to push around a wrecking ball. There is some significant inertia resisting change. As long as there are appropriate fact ac...
by hazzic
Tue Feb 03, 2015 12:09 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Tips for the Ubuntu Linux Distribution you recieved...
Replies: 8
Views: 13359

Re: Tips for the Ubuntu Linux Distribution you recieved...

I think Microsoft will be offering Windows 10 as a free upgrade for Windows 7 users for up to one year, and no time limit for current Windows 8 users. I have been playing with the Technical preview of 10 and while still rough and certainly not ready for release, it's better in it's current unfinishe...