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Battery Reconditioning, No Longer A Skeptic

Today I tested the two deep cycle batteries that I reconditioned. They are Walmart Everstart batteries. These are not high end batteries by any means. Usually I’m lucky to get five full years out of them. This set will be five years … Continue reading

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More On Lead Acid Battery Reconditioning

The first consideration for reconditioning a battery is, is the battery  recondition-able. The battery needs to be put on a charger and charged. If it has 10 volts or more after charging, it may be in good enough shape for … Continue reading

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Lead Acid Battery Reconditioning

I’ve read all the how to’s about lead acid battery reconditioning that I could find. Particularly, about desulfation with epsom salts. I’ve stayed with the free articles I could find on the internet. There are people selling how to plans, but … Continue reading

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Collect Your Energy Credits

If you have equipment that generates wind energy, you are eligible for a tax credit to reduce the amount of tax you owe. Wind energy tax credits fit into a larger category called renewable energy tax credits. The government offers … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Fooled Because Something Is Patented.

The Snake Oil Salesman may have a unique way of making his snake oil. It may be a way that hasn’t be done before. That process may not have been previously patented. Because his process is unique, and hasn’t been patented, he can … Continue reading

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Zero Point Magnetic Motors, a Broken Promise

Free electricity; power your whole house at no cost. Remember what it is, if it sounds too good to be true. I’m no spring chicken, I remember the first energy crisis it the early seventies. I remember gas stations being … Continue reading

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Beware of the Snake Oil Salesman

With rising energy costs, and concerns about global warming, many people a looking for alternative energy sources. Manmade and natural catastrophes, such as the gulf oil spill, and the nuclear disaster caused by the earth quake in Japan, have heightened … Continue reading

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Residential Wind Generators, Power to the People

Residential wind generators are not for everyone.  But I believe a great potential exists for much of rural America. This article will explore a different concept on wind farm potential, home wind power generators, and ownership of a portion of … Continue reading

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1 mile in on the first day of my quest, see what I found.

The First farmstead is only 1 mile into Carroll county. It has 4 suitable structures for mounting wind turbines. One is a concrete silo that appears to be unused. It’s a structure that will likely stand for over one hundred … Continue reading

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Power transmission lines, what they are, the purpose they serve.

Electrical power plants use step up transformers to increase the voltage of the power for the purpose of transmitting that power to the users (you and me). High voltage is necessary to transmit electricity over long distances. The voltage can … Continue reading

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