FREE....OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND NON MEMBERS ...........COME JOIN US AT OUR MONTHLY REGION 6 DISTRICT (3) WPB MEETUP FOR DADE / BROWARD / PALM BEACH COUNTY N.O.P.
EXACT DIRECTIONS OF OUR SPOT IN THE PARK ARE BELOW
PLEASE POST ANY QUESTIONS, FOOD VOLUNTEERS OR COMMENTS ON THE FOLLOWING DISCUSSION LINK.
9060 Indiantown Road
Jupiter, Florida 33478
Hosted by the Incomparable (and ever so humble):
CHRIS J. PETROVICH noted Urban Survival Expert
PRESENTATION BY : Nick Newberger and Chris Petrovich
MAIN TOPICs: The Basics of SOLAR POWER Panels and Batteries by Nick Newberg
Portable Solar Devices by Chris Petrovich
Solar Panel Demonstration
Summary: The purpose of this class is to explain solar panels and battery systems. We will go over basic wiring, battery life, panel life and how to set up your own system. We will review both 5 volt and 12 volt systems.
What to bring: We invite everyone to bring any solar set up they have and also any question about solar set up.
What we will provide: Basic wiring diagram, battery configuration diagram, shopping list for basic solar set up.
What we will Demo: We will have a basic portable solar panel set up, showing the different options that can be used with it, for an survival situation where there is no power and still be able to use modern powered devices.
PORTABLE SOLAR DEVICES:
This is to go over portable solar devices for your car and bug out bag........What works and what could work better.............and what do you really need to charge.
PLEASE BRING YOUR PORTABLE SOLAR DEVICES FOR SHOW AND TELL
1. We are asking folks to bring a note book, pen/pencil, hat, sunscreen, poncho, and bug spray.
2. Please bring folding chair or other item to sit on.
1. Meet and Greet: 10 - 10:30 am
2. Demonstration: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
3. Questions, comments, group business: 11:30 - 11:45 am
4. Lunch and Mingle for those staying: 11:45 - 1pm
***We will have donuts, and we are asking for volunteers to bring coffee and water***
For this MEETUP we are asking everyone to find their way to the park WITHOUT GPS or MAPQUEST.......Get the location, and use a map to find it.........This is practice for a time with no power, no GPS, and no MAPQUEST.
LOCATION- DIRECTIONS - LOCATION - DIRECTIONS - LOCATION - DRIECTIONS - LOCATION - DIRECTIONS - LOCATION
200 yards North of the River Pavilion................DIRECTIONS AS FOLLOWS: Enter the park on the only road and travel 150 yards SOUTH to the (Stone Bridge) and cross over the bridge going to PICNIC ISLAND and drive south 0.4 miles until you reach the sign that says PICNIC ISLAND LEFT, turn left and go 75 yards over a stream and take your FIRST RIGHT, travel 75 more yards and take your FIRST LEFT toward ( RIVER PAVILION), when you come to RIVER PAVILION take a LEFT, and travel 200 yards to the last CHIKEE HUT next to a small bridge......That is where we will be...Travel is 0.8 miles from the STONE BRIDGE at the entrance to the park.....................My GREEN EXTERRA will be parked there...........
link to map
I hope to see you there........................
Chris J Petrovich
The Urban Survivalist
25 years in 25 hours