5 Gallon Bucket Air Conditioner: 6 Steps (with Pictures)

Hey there, The following instructable is going to show my take on the 5 Gallon Bucket Air Conditioner/Swamp Cooler. In the picture, you’ll notice a small solar panel attached. I’ll be [...]

44 Amazing Uses for WD-40

Simple Share Buttons Adder (6.3.1) simplesharebuttons.com Did You Ever Imagine So Many Awesome Uses for WD-40! WD-40 has been around since 1953. Its creation was the result of a search for a [...]

[VIDEO] Build an aquaponic system out of PVC

Get some PVC, drill holes for the pots, place planters of seed in the holes and you just about have an aquaponics system for watering your new crops. This aquaponics system functions by gravity [...]

How to Heat and Cool Your Home without Electricity

  Electricity carried through an immense web of copper eventually makes its way into our homes, providing the endless supply we need for temperature control. It’s expensive, and in some [...]

[VIDEO] Make a portable solar generator

I’ve been out many places where a smallish solar generator would have been awesome. Funny thing is that when you’re done with the task at hand you forget about using it again. But this portable [...]

RV & Vehicle Battery Charging

The RV BATTERY CHARGING PUZZLE Written in 2004 and continuously updated since. Last extensively revised December, 2010. Make sure to look at the home page and FAQ’s for updates.  I get a lot of [...]

Make a Lamp from an Orange

  Orange lamps are easy to make with common kitchen ingredients and lasts for 6 to 8 hours.  This is a good technique to have handy if the power goes out and even makes a great solution for [...]

Build This DIY Wind Generator For $150

When the wind blows hard you could harness power from this mini wind generator and store the power in your battery banks. Build This Wind Generator For $150 Lately I’ve been spending a great deal [...]

25 “How To” Survival Tips Lost from 100 Years Ago

These “Old” Survival Tips May Be Just What We’ll Need During The Next Apocalypse Regardless of the current survival tips we know, if the next SHTF situation brings with it a real apocalypse [...]

Cooking With A Solar Oven

  A solar oven, (also called a solar cooker or sun oven) uses the heat and energy of direct sunlight to cook food. Solar ovens rely on four basic concepts to cook food. Once you understand [...]

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