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post #11 of 25
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Originally Posted by Licht View Post
How long does it take to get a full charge now?
2-3 weeks.

Still pretty cool though. And adding batteries to the panel is a great idea too.
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post #12 of 25
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2-3 weeks.

Still pretty cool though. And adding batteries to the panel is a great idea too.
Well there is your problem.
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post #13 of 25
I wonder if this could do anything for a netbook....
post #14 of 25
My company, GP Batteries released one this year...
post #15 of 25
That is a reasonable price for something like that.
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post #16 of 25
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anyone feeling modding it into a phone to keep it charged when your outside
It'd be neat, but my phone is usually in my pocket, and I wouldn't feel comfortable leaving it in direct sunlight just to get a charge :/
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It'd be neat, but my phone is usually in my pocket, and I wouldn't feel comfortable leaving it in direct sunlight just to get a charge :/
With the flip top device, you could have the solar panel on the outside of your pocket and the batteries on the inside, plugged into your phone.

You'd look like a complete and utter geek, but hey, you just bought a $50 solar charger, wear it with pride.
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I'm definitely getting one!
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post #19 of 25
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With the flip top device, you could have the solar panel on the outside of your pocket and the batteries on the inside, plugged into your phone.

You'd look like a complete and utter geek, but hey, you just bought a $50 solar charger, wear it with pride.
haha Good point!
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so it just recharges a couple of batteries??? big whoop. whats the big deal?
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