As mentioned in my last post, the weather has been terrible for testing the solar panel. We've had enough rain over the past few days that various parts of Birmingham have flooded, and my own route into town, via one
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Maybe not rain, but there's certainly no sun today, and that makes testing my solar panel challenging. That said, I'm now (fairly) confident that the battery is receiving a charge, as the multimeter is showing positive values. During the brief
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I am Edison. I am Tesla. I am capable of generating power from the very sun itself. I am God! *Ahem* Alternatively, the first project in the book is now complete, and I have a battery charging from a solar
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The solar panel arrived today. It's about the size and shape that I expected and thankfully doesn't seem to weigh too much. Obviously, the point of a solar panel is to sit outside and soak up the sun's tasty, tasty
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So I'm pretty much just going to dive right in... (If you want some background, check out my thread on birmingham.io). Yesterday I spent £126.58 at Amazon purchasing the components I need for the first project in the
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