However, this technology is unique in that it uses a flowable slurry of capacitive particles suspended in a liquid electrolyte carrier fluid. Uncharged slurry is pumped through a flow cell, where energy is stored capacitively within the solid particl
The compact-size system combines inverter, battery charging unit, storage and an intelligent management system in one case, including all DC- and AC-wiring.
More and more the world is looking to capacitors to replace batteries. The reasons for wanting such a change include faster charging times and safety precautions, as capacitors do not need dangerous chemicals.
I am at home sitting safely on my couch, however, between 2001 and 2009 I was a soldier serving in the GWOT campaign. I have served three tours in Iraq, one tour in Afghanistan, and a year assisting the African theater (proxy war.)
In recent years there have been huge numbers of Americans that have sought to go “off the grid” and live a more independent lifestyle.
As I read through page after page of food items and materials that preppers should stock up on, I have to wonder, “Have people really thought out what is coming?” I believe we are heading for at least a collapse of the US dollar, if not all fiat curr
Tellurex Corporation is currently seeking Kickstarter.com pledge funds and distributors to help launch its new, light and portable electrical generator.
Back-to-the-land, or homesteading movements, have been going on for centuries, but the motivation remains the same — to live a simpler, less expensive and more wholesome life.
There are car shows, gun shows, outdoor expos,...and now,...Prepper Shows.
We're Getting ready for Porcfest2012 - The Geodesic Dome is waaaaay cool. New Photos and links to how it is done
Tax day got you down? Now is your chance to flee society. Drop off the grid.
“Off-the-grid” may conjure images of die-hard survivalists, but the term actually has a spectrum of meaning.
Effective communication is an important skill for all humans, and should not be undervalued. Ones ability to communicate well can positively impact and change the trajectory of many a conflict or social dilemma. Its development is useful in all types
Clean water is something that we all take for granted. We turn on the faucet and there it is. It is plentiful, it is clean and it is drinkable.
The solar still is the most written about and yet least used survival technique there is.
Talk about not even giving the basics! This article is endemic of "everything's OK and I don't even need to do the bare minimum"!
Keep Water Out (or in) - 'Bunker Proofing'
Part Swiss Army knife, part splitboard and part old school powder surfer, the Signal Snowboard Survivor Split snowboard is a one-of-a-kind, experimental board that equips you with all kinds of tools for the backcountry - it can cut wood.
Boosting solar cell efficiency is seen as a key factor in making them more practical, but there is another way of looking at the matter ... if the price of those cells were lowered, we could generate more power simply by using more of them.
We are a mobile culture. The vast majority of us begin our day by getting into a vehicle and driving to work.
If you live in apple country, you have a wonderful resource readily available for pre- and post-TEOTWAWKI. All it takes is some up front costs for equipment, and your labor and desire.
The Boy Scout motto – Be Prepared – is probably considered evidence of terrorist (or at least extremist) inclinations in the USSA Today.
Home distillation is a simple process by which you can purify water, distill alcohol, manufacture antiseptics or produce fuel grade ethanol.
Worms can compost kitchen scraps and shredded paper much faster than the aerobic compost process utilized in most commercial backyard compost bins.
In a SHTF scenario, already having a small flock of laying chickens will be of great benefit for everyone from an urban backyard to a rural, backwoods bunker setting. They are easy to care for, provide eggs and eventually, can grace your stewpot
I was browsing through the Walmart in Queen Creek on Rittenhouse and was surprised to see there shelves stocked up.
Most of us have grown up steadily ingesting a hearty line of crap that has made its way into the social consciousness. Governments can’t go bankrupt. Government bonds are safe. Banks are safe. Real estate always goes up. The US dollar is king.
Naturally Cozy is a small, family-owned, independent business. The washable feminine hygiene and incontinence products we offer are made by us in our North Idaho "shouse" (shop/house). We live "off-the-grid", using only solar and generator power.