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I finally got it!

+20    Actually got it last week, it was sent out a month ago from the UK, it arrived in Chicago and took a long rest, must have been very tired from flying over the ocean ;). I was starting … Continued

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Japanese inspired tiny home in Ohio

+10    When Alex Melamed and his wife moved to the traditional brick and mortar town of Yellow Springs, Ohio they built a home only as big as they needed at the time. Melamed is a builder (Green Generation Building) … Continued

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Oogoo

00    As frugal and creative off gridders, we are always on the lookout for good DIY projects, recently I “discovered” a product that can be made with 2 simple ingredients, one of them I’d be willing to bet you … Continued

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Solar system balancing act

00    Life with a small solar system is a balancing act. We have lived 8+ years now with our small solar system, tweaking it, adding to it, improving it, trying to balance our system vs the power load. Of … Continued

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DIY as much as possible

+1-1   …and truck update. A few weeks ago, I had a chance encounter with an elk, an animal of much height, girth and weight. After looking up the average weight of a female elk (also referred to as an elk … Continued

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Renogy portable suitcase solar panel

+10   Technology is always getting smaller, cheaper, faster, better, and that’s a good thing. Solar panels are no exception, those of us who live in one spot prefer having full size panels, but if you are mobile, then having something … Continued