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by Farside
Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Grow Grow Grow
Topic: The 72 Plant Vertical Garden
Replies: 1
Views: 35

Re: The 72 Plant Vertical Garden

Nice job!

All you need now is a sump and a tank for keeping fish in and resting the growing frame on :-)
by Farside
Tue Nov 13, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Grow Grow Grow
Topic: Growing Indoors
Replies: 1
Views: 61

Re: Growing Indoors

Growing indoors and vertically in a ski town:
by Farside
Thu Nov 08, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: Grow Grow Grow
Topic: Growing Indoors
Replies: 1
Views: 61

Growing Indoors

by Farside
Wed Nov 07, 2018 8:41 pm
Forum: Eye on Events
Topic: Total Northern Hemisphere Snow cover moving one standard deviation above avg.
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Re: Total Northern Hemisphere Snow cover moving one standard deviation above avg.

Trying to find this on the ECCC website. Not having much luck. Can you post a link please?
by Farside
Wed Nov 07, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: Grow Grow Grow
Topic: Calorie Dense Crops
Replies: 7
Views: 121

Re: Calorie Dense Crops

Best potato growing system I've found so far: <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/GlratwBT5OI" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture" allowfullscreen></iframe> This would be a great system for growing a gorilla ...
by Farside
Tue Nov 06, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Grow Grow Grow
Topic: Things You Can Plant in Fall in a Cold Climate
Replies: 1
Views: 155

Re: Things You Can Plant in Fall in a Cold Climate

Fantastic cold climate technique:
by Farside
Tue Nov 06, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: Energy
Topic: Synthesizing Liquid Fuels
Replies: 1
Views: 44

Re: Synthesizing Liquid Fuels

Another liquid fuel can be fractionally distilled from wood. The process involves condensing the smoke out at various stages, and using catalytic materials to produce a range of gasses and liquid fuels that can be used around the homestead. Here is a youtube vid of a guy making such a system in thei...
by Farside
Mon Nov 05, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Energy
Topic: Synthesizing Liquid Fuels
Replies: 1
Views: 44

Synthesizing Liquid Fuels

Hi all, This is an important topic because a lot of machinery is designed to run on liquid fuels, and the energy:weight ratio in liquid fuel is extremely high. My grandmother grew up in Normandy, France during WWII. It's known as cider country, and during the German occupation there was no fuel for ...
by Farside
Mon Nov 05, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: Energy
Topic: EMP & Solar Energy Systems - What happens?
Replies: 4
Views: 159

Re: EMP & Solar Energy Systems - What happens?

Hi all,

Yeah your inverters, control systems, and battery charging systems will be toast. The actual panels I'm not sure about.

But this all depends on the size of the EMP, and where you are located in relation to the magnetic poles.