I want to use a 250 watt hid light in my out building powered solely by solar panels where would I start?

Wm says:

250 watt hps HiD light , solely on solar panels , inside my out building running from 3 - 18 hours per day.

Rudydoo says: Hey Wm, a 250 watt Hi Energy Discharge light? Is that outdoors for security? You said 3 to 18 hours per day, so I guess you're thinking indoors. You can make a lot better use of lighting indoors...

Unconventional Home Layout in 4 Separate Volumes: The Me Too House

Patios, porches, decks, terraces and verandas are lovely things. Too often we just toss out a few chairs, and perhaps a table and call it a day. These beautiful spaces are often neglected and not utilized to their fullest potential. When the weather starts to get warmer, we absolutely should take advantage and turn this outdoor space into an additional, usable living space. I will...

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Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether it’s practical DIY home-improvement tips, gadgets and digital technology, information on the newest cars or the latest breakthroughs in science -- PM is the ultimate guide to our high-tech lifestyle.

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Log Home Living is the oldest, largest and most widely distributed and read publication reaching log home enthusiasts. For 21 years Log Home Living has presented the log home lifestyle through striking editorial, photographic features and informative resources. For more than two decades Log Home Living has offered so much more than a magazine through additional resources–shows, seminars, mail-order bookstore, Web site, and membership organization. That's why the most serious log home buyers...

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Log Home Living

Log Home Living is the oldest, largest and most widely distributed and read publication reaching log home enthusiasts. For 21 years Log Home Living has presented the log home lifestyle through striking editorial, photographic features and informative resources. For more than two decades Log Home Living has offered so much more than a magazine through additional resources–shows, seminars, mail-order bookstore, Web site, and membership organization. That's why the most serious log home buyers...

Popular Mechanics

Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether it’s practical DIY home-improvement tips, gadgets and digital technology, information on the newest cars or the latest breakthroughs in science -- PM is the ultimate guide to our high-tech lifestyle.

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Solar Charge Controller serves outdoor lighting market.

August 23, 2010 - Solar Boost(TM ... Other features include programmable Post-Dusk and Pre-Dawn lighting control, Low Voltage Disconnect, ability to charge second battery, and Integrated Power Net(TM) architecture. Auxiliary output can function as 15/20 ...

Solar Post and Stair Light is suited for outdoor use.

Top-mounted solar lens and rechargeable AA battery powers LED bulb. Product is available in black ... the Solar Post and Stair Light offers homeowners a unique way to light up deck and fence posts and other outdoor living areas. The solar post and stair ...

Here comes the sun: IKEA solar lighting for 2011

Each solar Solvinden solar fixture comes with a built-in LED light source that lasts about 20,000 hours ... shine for about four hours on a full charge while the light tube and garden post can go for as long as 12 hours. Prices range from $7.99 to $24.99.

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Solar features for the garden The technology driving solar-powered devices is continuing to expand with products that range from lighting to water features. The garden, patio, and even the porch can benefit from this free energy source with features that are as functional as they

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