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With 100s of Generators available to buy on Amazon alone it can be hard to find the best generator for your needs. Here on oofgrid.com you’ll find everything you need to choose the perfect generator for your next adventure or work place.

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Can I Connect a Solar Charger Directly To a Battery

Can I Connect a Solar Panel Directly To a Battery?

When you set up a solar system the normal setup is a panel connected to a charge controller connected to a battery to store the power.  Connecting a solar panel directly to a battery will almost certainly result in too much voltage being passed from the panel to the battery. When excess power is passed […]

Do Solar Chargers Need Direct Sunlight

Do Solar Chargers Need Direct Sunlight?

The idea of using solar is so exciting, you can generate your own power wherever you are. When I started really considering the possibility of using solar a few things made me pause.  Solar panels charge in proportion to the amount of sunlight. The angle of your panel to the angle of the sun is […]

Do Solar Chargers Save Money

Do Solar Chargers Save Money?

Solar technology is an investment that will save you money over the life of the product. This is true of large solar arrays that are installed at home, but what about smaller solar chargers? Charging your cell phone costs you less than a dollar a year, so a solar charger will not save you money. […]

How Long Do Solar Phone Chargers Lastt

How Long Do Solar Phone Chargers Last?

My family loves to road trip and camp, so we bought a solar phone charger to keep on the dash while we drive. It is a nice backup if we need to charge our phones while out exploring.  On average, solar phone chargers last between 4 and 5 years. Monocrystalline is the most durable and […]

survival kit

Why A Power Bank Is So Important In A Survival Kit?

A lot of us take our creature comforts for granted. We spend so much time using electronic devices and as soon as the charge wanes, we just plug them into the wall and before you know it, they’re ready to use again. This convenience, for many people in the younger generation, is part of life. […]

deep cycle battery in cold weather

Best Deep Cycle Battery For Cold Weather

A deep cycle battery is imperative in a lot of situations but using them in extreme conditions can mean that they don’t function as you would expect them to. That said, there are some deep cycle batteries that will perform even when placed under the duress of cold temperatures so if you live in a […]

Battery Power For Pop Up Campers

Battery Power For Pop Up Campers (Battery Guide)

Heading off into nature is something that a lot of us like to do. Having a pop up camper gives you the freedom to explore the country without having to haul around a huge caravan but with the advantage of not having to pitch a tent. You might say this accommodation gives you the best […]

How Long Can You Discharge A Deep Cycle Battery

How Long Can You Discharge A Deep Cycle Battery?

Deep cycle batteries are used in a wide range of applications such as electric wheelchairs, golf carts, floor scrubbers, and off grid renewable energy. However, since these batteries are designed to release slow energy and then undergo a charge, many people wonder how long you can discharge your deep cycle battery before it needs to […]

Generac-8000e

Generac-8000e – The Ultimate Review for 2021

We are taking an in-depth look at their GP 8000E model, a classic open-frame portable generator that packs a punch with 8000 running watts, enough for a wide range of applications.

battery backup for gas furnace

Battery Backup for a Gas Furnace

In this article, we take a look at your options for backup electrical power for your gas furnace so you can prepare your household with a backup option that will keep you confident that you won’t lose heat in a power cut.

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Can I Connect a Solar Charger Directly To a Battery

Can I Connect a Solar Panel Directly To a Battery?

When you set up a solar system the normal setup is a panel connected to a charge controller connected to a battery to store the power.  Connecting a solar panel directly to a battery will almost certainly result in too much voltage being passed from the panel to the battery. When excess power is passed […]

Do Solar Chargers Need Direct Sunlight

Do Solar Chargers Need Direct Sunlight?

The idea of using solar is so exciting, you can generate your own power wherever you are. When I started really considering the possibility of using solar a few things made me pause.  Solar panels charge in proportion to the amount of sunlight. The angle of your panel to the angle of the sun is […]

Do Solar Chargers Save Money

Do Solar Chargers Save Money?

Solar technology is an investment that will save you money over the life of the product. This is true of large solar arrays that are installed at home, but what about smaller solar chargers? Charging your cell phone costs you less than a dollar a year, so a solar charger will not save you money. […]

How Long Do Solar Phone Chargers Lastt

How Long Do Solar Phone Chargers Last?

My family loves to road trip and camp, so we bought a solar phone charger to keep on the dash while we drive. It is a nice backup if we need to charge our phones while out exploring.  On average, solar phone chargers last between 4 and 5 years. Monocrystalline is the most durable and […]

survival kit

Why A Power Bank Is So Important In A Survival Kit?

A lot of us take our creature comforts for granted. We spend so much time using electronic devices and as soon as the charge wanes, we just plug them into the wall and before you know it, they’re ready to use again. This convenience, for many people in the younger generation, is part of life. […]

deep cycle battery in cold weather

Best Deep Cycle Battery For Cold Weather

A deep cycle battery is imperative in a lot of situations but using them in extreme conditions can mean that they don’t function as you would expect them to. That said, there are some deep cycle batteries that will perform even when placed under the duress of cold temperatures so if you live in a […]