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  • R&TPreppers Intro 2014

    5,355 views 1 year ago
    Welcome to R&T Preppers! Enjoy our videos, tutorials, and life experiences and please subcribe to our channel and "likes" on our videos are always appreciated.

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    • My First Time Pressure Canning - Duration: 11 minutes.

      • 11 hours ago
      • 67 views
      This is my first time trying out pressure canning. I have no prior experience in canning, although my father has been water bath canning for years. So with his wisdom and lots of reading we both ...
    • Dometic CDF-11 Review - Duration: 12 minutes.

      • 3 weeks ago
      • 807 views
      The Dometic CDF-11 is a compressor based portable cooler, 10.5 liter capacity. Purchased here in June, 2015:

      http://www.rvpartscountry.com/Dometic-CDF-11-Waeco-Portab...
    • arduino enviromental monitor update #1 - Duration: 12 minutes.

      • 2 months ago
      • 774 views
      First video is here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pLE4Hpk1XHw
      After 8 months I finally got the chance to revisit this project, as I found the first version a bit rough around the edges. Here ar...
    • 3 Port USB Car Charger Review - Duration: 11 minutes.

      • 3 months ago
      • 740 views
      I'm reviewing the Eleta brand 6.6Amp 3-Port USB car charger.
    • Surprise Gift From Cree & Mouser.Com - Duration: 91 seconds.

      • 4 months ago
      • 456 views
      I haven't ordered anything from mouser for a few months now (been busy with our newborn daughter) but I received a small package the other day that I just had to share. Cree & Mouser.com sent me a...
    • Infinity Sun Jar v3.1 Final Release!! - Duration: 3 minutes, 16 seconds.

      • 5 months ago
      • 2,796 views
      Here is the final version of my Infinity Sun Jar project, v3.01.

      This unit uses a 5v-150ma solar panel. The power generated is fed through a ZSPM4523 MPPT supercapacitor charging circuit to effic...
    • Resin Vacuum Chamber initial Test Run - Duration: 16 minutes.

      • 8 months ago
      • 1,116 views
      Today I am showing my inital test run with my newly made vacuum chamber for resin degassing. This test is to make sure that everything functions correctly with the vacuum chamber and my custom mad...
    • OLED USB Charger Doctor Review - Duration: 4 minutes, 27 seconds.

      • 8 months ago
      • 1,371 views
      After reviewing the cheaper blue USB charger doctor, I found this better unit for sale on eBay. This unit uses a very bright and easily read OLED screen instead of 7-segment displays. The unit di...
    • DIY Vacuum Chamber For Degassing Resin & Silicone - Duration: 5 minutes, 17 seconds.

      • 8 months ago
      • 3,536 views
      After trying to encaplulate electronics in casting resin and always getting bubbles in the resin, it was time to make my own vacuum chamber. With this chamber you can "degas" the resin, eliminiati...
    • LiitoKala Lii-260 18650 Battery Charger / Analyser - Duration: 7 minutes, 45 seconds.

      • 9 months ago
      • 2,042 views
      This is my review of the LiitoKala Lii-260 18650 battery charger and analyser.
      This unit has 2 bays, can charge at 500 or 1000ma, test battery internal resistance, discharge test at 500 or 1000ma...
    • Arduino Pro-Mini Enviromental Display Project - Duration: 7 minutes, 36 seconds.

      • 10 months ago
      • 14,419 views
      This is my first full fledged arduino project. It displays the current Temperature, Baromentric Pressure (absolute), and Humidity.

      Here is the link to my shared dropbox folder for the arduino s...
    • Dehydrating Mushrooms - Duration: 5 minutes, 41 seconds.

      • 10 months ago
      • 464 views
      I just bought a used dehydrator a few weeks ago from the local farmers market used. It only cost $15 and was almost new so I figured I'd give it a shot. This way I can learn how to correctly use ...
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    • Supercapacitors Instead Of Rechargeable Batteries - Duration: 6 minutes, 37 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 613,128 views
      Here's a little experiment of mine that tests the viability of using supercapacitors instead of rechargeable batteries in portable electronics. Supercapacitors charge much faster then traditional ...
    • How to disable RFID chip in credit or debit cards - Duration: 3 minutes, 48 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 506,280 views
      In newer credit and debit cards there is a RFID / NFC chip that allows you to use your card at stores without swiping the magnetic strip. It works by radio waves and is usually only good for aroun...
    • Reconditioning your car battery (desulfator) Part 1 - Duration: 8 minutes, 46 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 158,743 views
      This is the first video in a series I will do on reviving your old, tired car or general purpose lead acid batteries. Part 1 is a basic overview of my setup and a beginning example of "proof on...
    • Camping With Dry Ice - Duration: 6 minutes, 54 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 143,791 views
      This is a follow up to my "where to find dry ice for camping" video. The dry ice held up till 3 1/2 days after we picked up 20lbs of dry ice from a local Safeway supermarket. Also remember that t...
    • Inside view of lead acid battery before and after desulfator - Duration: 2 minutes, 11 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 142,220 views
      Here is a quick video that will show you what the lead plates look like in a typical sulfated lead acid battery and in a desulfated battery. This is an excellent visual cue that your battery is be...
    • Shifting an Eaton Fuller 10 Speed Transmission - Duration: 86 seconds.

      • 2 years ago
      • 78,715 views
      I had to work on a Saturday so I had Triana video myself shifting through the gears of my work truck. I always float the gears (i.e. I don't use the clutch except for starting/stopping). Sorry fo...
    • Chinese MPPT Solar Charger MPPSolar PCM-3012 Review - Duration: 21 minutes.

      • 2 years ago
      • 46,005 views
      This is an exhaustive review of the PCM-3012 MPPT charge controller manufactured by MPPsolar in Taiwan. It retails for around $120-130 on eBay.

      First off after testing the unit, this is a genuine...
    • UPDATED 2014 - Disable RFID Chip In Credit Or Debit Cards - Duration: 4 minutes, 56 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 45,891 views
      UPDATED - Newer bank cards DO NOT have the divot in the plastic to easily locate the RFID chip embedded into them. You must use a high powered flashlight to "see through" the card to locate the ch...
    • Reconditioning your car battery (desulfator) Part 2 - The circuit design - Duration: 5 minutes, 40 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 44,832 views
      This is part 2 of my series of videos pertaining to reviving old car batteries. In this video I will show you where I got the schematic for building the desulfator and once again show you my finis...
    • Survival Basics - Magnesium Fire Starters - Duration: 5 minutes, 1 second.

      • 2 years ago
      • 41,576 views
      It's always good to have an emergency method to start a fire. Regardless if your camping, bugging out, etc... you always need a way to start a fire to keep warm, cook food, and boil water for safe...
    • Where To Find Dry Ice For Camping - Duration: 3 minutes, 59 seconds.

      • 3 years ago
      • 34,918 views
      We're going camping for the 4th of July this year for a week. We have always wanted to try dry ice for our cooler as it's a lot less messy then regular ice, but couldn't find a retailer to buy it ...
    • Hack Your Heat Pump To Save Money $$$ - Duration: 6 minutes, 43 seconds.

      • 1 year ago
      • 34,852 views
      Heat pumps are very efficent in the winter months compared to fuel oil, propane, or natural gas heaters. They do have one achilles heal though, an auxillary electric heat strip that pulls anywhere...
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