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  • Very ambitious. Thanks for sharing and good luck with this undertaking. Please share more after photos as you progress. And please thank your husband for me for his Army service.
    By thorpedo, on April 28, 2013
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  • Nice. Curius why you did not go with micro inverters?
    By Colin, on April 26, 2013

  • I have no trees that will shade any of the panels, so I felt I didn't need to pay the extra expense of the micro inverters. My old system had a central inverter also and I never had any problems with it.
    By bobmre, on April 27, 2013

  • Am just starting to put together info on Solar & Wind Power. Looking into building my own, as well as purchasing, where to begin? Am I right that both of you purchased your systems?
    By Lady Bell, on May 4, 2013

  • You should start by looking at your electric bill and determining what size system you need to install. Your electric bill will show you how many kilowatts of power you are using. Use a years worth of bills to estimate your usage. In my case, I oversized the system a little bit so that I could use the air conditioning in the summer months. Shop around for you equipment to get the best price.
    By bobmre, on May 4, 2013
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  • Looks like a GOOD project for me; Tnx Peter M
    By PETE M, on May 7, 2013

  • nice work, and well thought out!
    By basest, on May 20, 2013
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  • I really like the pull out for the back of the pick up trucks. I wish the company I work for would invest in one of these.
    By YES-rob, on April 10, 2013

  • would love to see plans for this could use one for my pickup
    By rickyglines, on April 22, 2013

  • This is cool. Tanks for sharing.
    By thorpedo, on April 28, 2013

  • Great! Could use this myself. You should patent it.
    By PiGuy, on May 17, 2013

  • I need this as I have a bed cover on my truck. It is difficult to access the front of the bed near the cab even with the cover open. I'd like to try this.
    By G-baby, on June 19, 2013
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  • Love your use of stock tanks! The tub is great, but your "house" is inspiring! Look forward to more of your projects.
    By icandothat, on May 24, 2013
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  • Very impressive thanks for sharing. You are a visionary and an inspiration.
    By thorpedo, on April 28, 2013
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