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Cheap Electric Fires

from Relaxshax's Blog

The advantages of living in a tiny house- the ongoing “argument” (woodstoves)


Thermoelectric Fan Powered by a Candle

Thermoelectric Fan Powered by a Candle Better writeup than many. Looks good due to heatsink used. A Thermoelectric generator powered by a tealight. It started as an experiment of how much power I could get from one candle. But I liked the idea and it worked really well so I built this electric-mechanical ornament. I did not use a high temperature TEG-module, but instead a cheap TEC-module. That can still handle 200 degrees Celsius which is good enough.

from Hometalk

How To Make A Faux Fireplace On The Cheap

We're stationed in Germany and we wanted to install a fireplace but the cost of installation was upwards of euros. So we built out own. We used the examp…


Welcome to the joy of outdoor living in this Cedar Creek 36CK2. The luxurious Cedar Creek 36CK2 surrounds you with hardwood cabinet doors, ceiling cove molding, a larger electric fire place rated to heat 1,000 square feet area, lazy boy sofa, and recliners while listening to 12volt cd/dvd am/fm Bluetooth mp3/usb stereo. Spacious master bedroom includes an electric heater and mirrored closet doors. Larger pantry in the kitchen and 40% larger bathroom.

from Boing Boing

Makeshift candles from household items

Makeshift candles from household items -