How to make home appliances into a photo voltaic electric hybrid

How to make home appliances into a photo voltaic electric hybrid

This undertaking is a uncomplicated method that allows you periodically power your appliances with photo voltaic power just like a photo voltaic-electric hybrid.

Instructable: http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-any-home-equipment-into-a-photo voltaic-electr

Blog: http://diyhacksandhowtos.blogspot.com/2012/eleven/how-to-make-any-home-equipment-into.html

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  1. Otha Gulbranson
    Otha Gulbranson 14 April, 2016, 00:31

    I check a lot of eco handbooks. Those one from INPLIX are the best.

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  2. Zheng Wen
    Zheng Wen 14 April, 2016, 00:31

    OH My GOD! i have no idea what the lines mean XD i guess i'm not that smart, but great idea…….

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    baghadan leris 14 April, 2016, 00:31

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  4. letsthinkitover1
    letsthinkitover1 14 April, 2016, 00:31

    Obama will be taxing this soon, God save us

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  5. Armis Game
    Armis Game 14 April, 2016, 00:31

    I notice lots of stand alone phones, lights, and signal boards powered by solar panels on major highways, although I'm sure some have small batteries, I'd like to know if it is possible to hook a panel directly to an appliance (no controller, battery, or inverter)?

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  6. DIY Hacks and How Tos
    DIY Hacks and How Tos 14 April, 2016, 00:31

    If you want to introduce him to electronics, the best book that I have found is "Getting Started in Electronics" by Forrest M. Mims III. You can pick it up at Radio Shack. After that, I recommend the Engineer's Mini Notebook series (also by Forrest M. Mims III and available at Radio Shack). These are the books that I learned from at that age. I hope this helps.

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  7. THESHOMROM
    THESHOMROM 14 April, 2016, 00:31

    Watched all your videos. Really great; really fun. I have a 11 year old nephew who really wants to learn. Have any suggestions for books his ed. level which will teach him the basics?

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  8. Angelo Armada
    Angelo Armada 14 April, 2016, 00:31

    i trust you.. your an engineer ^_^ 😛

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  9. lostunsunghero
    lostunsunghero 14 April, 2016, 00:31

    What you are describing is physically impossible…otherwise we would have perpetual motion machines and no need for fuel of any kind. The windmill loses energy over time through heat noise light etc therefore the fan you are using to power it with also loses enegery to its surroundings over time until everything just stops moving and no more power is being generated. Think of those desktop ball things that go back and forth, eventually those stop, have you never questioned why?

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  10. ForceablePlace
    ForceablePlace 14 April, 2016, 00:31

    hmm what if you had a strong fan blowing a small windmill and the windmill is powering the fan? could you also use some of the power from the windmill on other things? XD it probably could only power a small thing but im just wondering 😀

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  11. umbongoapg
    umbongoapg 14 April, 2016, 00:31

    cheers for that very interesting info…peace

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  12. DIY Hacks and How Tos
    DIY Hacks and How Tos 14 April, 2016, 00:31

    You could but that requires that you have a much larger solar panel or wind turbine. It would also only work while the sunlight or wind is favorable. The major advantage of this kind of system is that it allows you to power a 75 watt appliance with a 5 watt solar panel because it gradually stores energy in the battery over time and is able to deliver it is much shorter bursts to power the appliance. You could however use a grid tie inverter to pump energy directly back into the grid.

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  13. umbongoapg
    umbongoapg 14 April, 2016, 00:31

    can ya bypass the battery and use the power inverter direct from the solar panel or wind turbine…?

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  14. Christopher Zuniga
    Christopher Zuniga 14 April, 2016, 00:31
  15. rstevewarmorycom
    rstevewarmorycom 14 April, 2016, 00:31

    You should use a grid tie inverter and solid state switches made with TRIACs to switch the power from line to inverter. SS Switches are quite easy to build, see:
    armory dot com slash tilda rstevew slash Public slash Tutor slash SSRelays

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