Integrating Raspberry Pi and Arduino to automate the "Home" features in the Skoolie.
90% of all Solar Panels are produced with Silicone, and 95% of all Solar Panels sold in America are produced with Silicon. The main difference between Solar Panel brands is the purity of the Silicone used during production. It is important to look into the manufacturing process when purchasing. The 2 Main types of Silicon… Continue reading 5 Things to Know about Solar Panels
Unless you like funny flavored water, always use a suitable hose for drinking water. You should also have several lengths of hose, 10ft, 25ft, & 50ft seem to be the most common lengths. NEVER use your fresh water hoses for anything other than filling your freshwater holding tank(s); the hoses need to be kept as sanitary… Continue reading How and Where To Fill Your Freshwater Tanks
If the tires have only 3 digits, they are too old to use! They are pre-2000! 12 Ply 100psi Steel Radial Cooper 8r 19.5 is the tire size (8 refers to the width. 19.5 refers to the diameter) 12R 22.5's is another tire size Also, check the age. Where the DOT followed by numbers and… Continue reading Skoolie Tire Maintenance
Water Pump SHURflo seems to be the "go-to" brand on Amazon, so we were natural led this direction. The SHURflo 3.0 Revolution Water Pump Looks like a solid pump. It's 12v and uses 7amps, while that is a relatively high consumption, it's not going to run anywhere close to a 24 hour draw; it may end up being 7amps… Continue reading Plumbing