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No Tech Magazine: “Gravity Powered” Lights (and How to Make Them More Powerful)

See on Scoop.itPrepping and Thriving via Smart Simple Living

The GravityLight uses a sack of sand or stones to gradually pull a piece of rope through a dynamo mechanism which generates electricity to power an LED. It is a cheaper and more sustainable option than a solar powered light,…

Unhooked Living‘s insight:

Another clever low-tech innovation for off grid self reliance. There are plenty of alternatives we haven’t thought of yet, many good benign technologies yet to be discovered. These have the benefit of freeing people from the two-headed beast and he ain’t gonna like it. Step one: get rid of the superfluous clutter so you can focus on what’s real.

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This entry was posted on January 23, 2013 by in Preparedness and Off-Grid Survival, Simple Living and tagged , , .
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