You can see and feel the resistance and relative efficiency for these different illumination technologies. Sat Pedal powered generatorz 23 With out-of-phase pedals, peak torque is not increased, so other parts of the system are not stressed.
For example, a comparison using incandescent, compact fluorescent and LED light bulbs is quite effective. I never had a chance to determine how efficient the Pedal Generator was in converting mechanical energy to electrical energy, but I believe it was probably quite good.
That means whatever device you are powering would receive the combined power of the Human pedaler and the solar panel. For electricity storage I would charge a 12v Ah fork-lift battery.
The Power Box Off-Grid The Power Box can be used to charge 12 volt batteries and keep essential electronics and small appliances running.
The Power Box is also a great back up to solar power in case of prolonged periods of cloudy or stormy weather. I still have the motor and flex-shaft, but several job-related moves finally forced me to dismantle the unit, even though it was still in perfect working condition.
Direct utilization captures that wasted power.
The literature from the saw said that the motor was a permanent magnet Bosch electric winch motor, which was a good match for the maximum output of the Pedal Generator.
The design is similar to the early version in the picture at the top of this page, but I made a point of reproducing it in a way that would be friendly to a "do it yourselfer. I have had difficulty locating that brand recently 30 years later!
I finished it with only those tools, and all "off the shelf" parts. The PPPM is the only power source you can have in the bunker with you.
I have been riding that generator every day, and storing the power it produces in a battery bank. A unique feature in my design was a 36" particle board disk with a groove routed in the edge that served as the flywheel and crankshaft for the permanent magnet 36 volt DC motor 1 2 seen at the upper right edge of the device.
Instrumentation consisted of a voltmeter and an ammeter, which together provided me with state of battery charge, output watts and somewhat of a "speedometer. We tested the Power Box at various loads with a healthy male, and in sustained pedaling heat rate increased to beats per minute and steady perspiration after 10 to 15 minutes.The Pedal-A-Watt Bicycle Powered Pedal Generator was designed to be used with your bicycle to create and store electricity.
Creates far more power than a hand crank generator. Best pedal power generator on the market. Power small household appliances. Run your TV solely from pedaling.
Power or charge your iPhone, iPad or other device.
Pedal to Metal I found a lot of the build details on Instructables, the online project-sharing community, where user saullopez52 had done basically what I had in mind. Human powered energy technology from K-TOR® is the new face of alternative energy. Complementing existing wind and solar technologies, K-TOR® generators deliver sustainable, green power whenever you need it — regardless of the circumstances.
GROUP PEDAL POWER GENERATOR SYSTEM 24 hour bicycle powered movie festival event, Earth day Singapore for National Geographic Event. Earth Day 27 person bicycle generator system powering 9 deep cycle batteries. The K-Tor Power Box is a 20 Watt pedal generator with an universal international power socket.
Plug in your wall charger and charge your portable electronics at the same rate as plugging in a wall outlet/5(41).
Universal Pedal Powered Electricity Generator The Power Box 50 is a pedal generator that can be used with your legs or arms. It generates electricity as you pedal, like on a stationary bicycle.Download