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Old 05-15-2015, 05:03 PM
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Default Ceiling Fan PMA+Low Head Water Wheel = 24/7 Power

Sharing the results of a few months experimentation with a converted ceiling fan PMA and a low-head water wheel. If I were off grid, this would be keeping the lights on.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EmpnelVlHVA
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Old 05-16-2015, 01:40 PM
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Very cool. You didn't seem to lose much running it to the house. How far was that- a couple hundred feet? It seems you could also set up several of those.

BTW- welcome to the forum.
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