N55's spaceframe tricycle can be built at home from plans
Danish design studio N55 has created a series of open-source human-powered vehicle designs that can be built at home.
How to Size a Battery Bank
Includes a full demonstration on how to size a battery bank since proper sizing is mandatory to running an off grid-power system smoothly and safely.
LPT: Use cable binders in this specific way to organize multiple lose cables under your desk (picture in text). - r/LifeProTips
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Solar Gadgets for the Homestead » Survival at Home
You may not be ready to go completely off grid, but these solar gadgets for the homestead will still help you decrease your dependency on the power grid.
Living Off Grid on 10 Acres in Arizona - Mystic Pines Farm
Living Off Grid on Your Homestead - Ideas You Can Use. Grey water, solar, gasification and more!
17 Brilliant DIY Wind Turbine Design Ideas For Living Off The Grid
DIY wind turbine seems like a daunting project, but for a clean, free, and renewable energy source, you shouldn’t think twice!
Go Solar With These 4 Simple Homesteading Ideas
Getting excited about all the buzz about solar power? Here's 4 projects you can complete this weekend - you probably have most of these materials laying around!
Bypass Heavy-Handed Web Filters with Your Own Proxy Server
If your workplace or school's extra-restrictive internet filter has you pulling your hair out during the occasional browsing break, there's hope! Here's a quick look at how to get around heavy-handed browser restrictions with the open-source PHProxy.
How to Tie a Shemagh
How to Tie a Shemagh: The Shemagh is a length of material that is wrapped around the head, commonly worn by Arabic or middle eastern desert dwellers to protect from the sun and sand. Pronounced “Schmog”. Also known as a Keffiyeh or Ghutrah - …
14 Off-Grid Projects to Cut Your Energy and Water Usage - WebEcoist
Whether you're building a cabin in the woods that's disconnected from any power or water sources, or just want to reduce your utility bills, going partially or totally off grid can be done on the cheap with a little creative thinking. There are many small ways to reduce your electricity and water consumption and even
17 Open Source Hardware Projects That Make Me Excited To Be Alive - Walden Labs
"You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete." - Buckminster