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by Caly
Mon Sep 03, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: Promenade
Topic: Is Solar Right For You??
Replies: 5
Views: 5767

Re: Is Solar Right For You??

Hi folks! I've been living off grid for several years now, in various conditions with various access to power, but always solar power. I've worked as an Appropriate Technology specialist on an off-grid project in Spain, maintaining all vital technical systems. I have experienced varied forms of livi...
by Caly
Sun Sep 02, 2018 10:10 pm
Forum: Promenade
Topic: packet radio
Replies: 14
Views: 27910

Re: packet radio

This is all interesting guys.

Have you looked into all the various existing Open Source projects and recent advancements in SDR equipment?
If you really wanna geek out on autonomous communication and mesh grids, I can recommend a few IRC channels out there, full of braniacs.
by Caly
Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:45 pm
Forum: Promenade
Topic: Pirate Communications (Republic Broadcasting)
Replies: 12
Views: 10599

Re: Pirate Communications (Republic Broadcasting)

Hi guys First of, anonymity and communication integrity is totally possible, but requires some level of expertise and systems think. The guys over at Fort Galt in Chile (No, not Galt's gulch), is working on a decentralized cellphone service coupled with block-chain technology. They're also into othe...
by Caly
Sun Sep 02, 2018 8:30 pm
Forum: Promenade
Topic: Solar needs!!
Replies: 2
Views: 3569

Re: Solar needs!!

Hi Doug As an specialist in off-grid and appropriate technology infrastructure, I'm somewhat experienced with solar systems. First you need to know your needs, and if you can adapt your consumption in any way for better economy, or as I prefer to see it, making for a more portable system. Second, wh...