Lithium-Ion Battery

How to Wake a Sleeping Lithium-Ion Battery

Lithium-ion battery technology is leaps and bounds better than older battery tech (like nickel cadmium, for example). For starters, lithium-ion batteries are a lot more efficient, a lot lighter weight, and are generally able to provide more consistent power than nickel cadmium batteries ever could. On top of that, though, is a neat little safety […]

music festival

Music Festival Power Banks | Top 3 Editors Picks

In the middle of the desert, thousands gather to witness the biggest artists make bewildering performances in Coachella Music and Arts Festival. With live performances across two weekends, you want to make the most out of this life-changing experience. But, imagine going out there the first time, realizing midday you could no longer take snapshots, […]

WEN 56380i Super Quiet 3800-Watt

WEN 56380i Super Quiet 3800-W Generator Review

When it comes to running appliances especially expensive and sensetive computers, lighting and most RV or Camper equipment. It’s vital that you have a generator that supplies clean and smooth power when needed. Not all generators run and output smooth power. The risk is that you’ll damage sensitive equipment on start up or as the […]

portable generator

Can a Generator Damage Appliances?

Generators were initially backup power supplies used to run essential electronic appliances like lighting, cooking appliances and tools. This initial use, however, is becoming quite dated, not only are generators being used to power appliances as a primary power source (camping, outhouses, etc..) but appliances are now much more advanced than they were 20, 10 […]

two generators in parallel

Can You Parallel Two Different Sized Generators?

At some point or another, you’re going to need more power, right? Well, connecting two generators in parallel is definitely the way to go. But it does get confusing — especially if you’re not sure whether you can parallel two different size generators. Don’t worry, we’ve got all the answers. First, let’s dive into what paralleling generators is, and then we’ll move […]

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Can I use 5w30 Oil in my Generator?

When it comes to finding a suitable oil for your portable generator there is a massive variety of options. After some browsing of different stores maybe you’ve narrowed the options down and found an affordable and convenient oil that you could use, like a 5w30 motor oil; now you’re wondering if this will be the […]