Pedal Power! http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Blog of almost daily workouts on the PPPM - Pedal Powered Prime Mover - to generate electricity for use in my home office. en-us Copyright 2007, The WEBworks David Butcher: Pedal Powered Prime Mover http://www.got.net/~davidbu/davidbu/avatar.gif http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen.html David Pedaling the PPPM Today, Sat Jan 20, 2018 I Generated 90.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I charged two tablets, three mobile phone, my Roomba and powered my laptop computer during the entire ride. Today, Fri Jan 19, 2018 I Generated 90.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Still building up gradually to my full workout level. I powered my laptop during the entire ride, and charged three mobile phones, two tablets and my emergency radio. Today, Thu Jan 18, 2018 I Generated 75.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Still gradually working back up to full power after a long hiliday break. I charged my Roomba, two tablets, three mobile phones and a movie camera. Today, Wed Jan 17, 2018 I Generated 75.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Gradually working back to a full workout. I charged my Roomba, two tablets, three mobile phones, NiMH batteries, and more. All powered by me! Today, Tue Jan 16, 2018 I Generated 60.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Getting back into my pace after a break. I charged three mobile phones, two tablets, NiMH batteries, and powered my laptop during the ride. Today, Mon Jan 15, 2018 I Generated 50.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html First ride after a long holiday break. I pedalled hard to recharge my Roomba vacuum cleaner, mobile phone and tablet, and replace power used to charge NiMH batteries. Today, Sun Dec 17, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Stressed from the Santa barbara fire. Riding helps me relax. It also charges my mobile phones, movie camera, Roomba robot vacuum cleaner, tablets, emergency radio, and NiMH batteries. I also power my laptop during the ride so I can read online news. Today, Fri Dec 15, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Fast evening ride to end the work week. I charged by Roomba, two mobile phones, two tablets, and my movie camera. I also powered my laptop while I read news about the Thomas fire. Today, Tue Dec 12, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Late ride to power my laptop while reading about the slow but unstoppable Santa Barbars Thomas fire. I also charged my Roomba, emergency radio, movie camera, two mobile phones and two tablets. Today, Mon Dec 11, 2017 I Generated 60.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Short ride due to too much work! I powered my laptop and charged my devices while I read about the Santa Barbara files online. Only 20% contained. Today, Sun Dec 10, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I pedaled my laptop as I read about the spreading Thomas fire. Two of my family are under evacuation orders. I don't think I'll sleep well tonight. I pedal-charged all my devices: Roomba, two mobile phones, two tablets, and an emergency radio. Today, Sat Dec 09, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Fire news is better, but I'll still power my laptop and check on the latest. I will also charge my two tablets, mobile phones, movie camera, and emergency radio. Today, Fri Dec 08, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Late pedal after a long week. I charged my tablets, phones, and Roomba, and powered my laptop while I read about the California fires. I have visited Ojai. I hope they don't burn down. Today, Thu Dec 07, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Strong ride on a night I am spending worring about fires in Southern California. I pedal powered my laptop whjile I read news. I also charged my Roomba, two tablets, two mobile phones, and a movie camera that have not been on the grid now for years. Today, Wed Dec 06, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I powered my laptop while I read about the fires in Southern California. I also charged my Roomba, two tablets, a BlueTooth headset, and two mobile phones. Today, Tue Dec 05, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Horrible fires in Southern California, caused by drought and Santa Ana (hot) winds. Global warming, caused by Human activity increasing C02 (now almost 410 PPM) is partly to blame. Meanwhile, I am keeping my devices off the grid by charging them while pedaling. Today, Mon Dec 04, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Windy night. I'll be ready if the power goes out. I've got all my devices charged and I can make more electricity if I need to. I powered my laptop during the ride, and also charged two tablets, two mobile phones, and my Roomba. Today, Sun Dec 03, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I powered my laptop and charged my movie camera, two tablets, two mobile phones, one emergency radio, and my Roomba. I also charged three NiMH batteries. Today, Sat Dec 02, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Nice evening ride. I powered my laptop and charged NiMH batteries, my Roomba, a FUEL spare battery/flashlight, two mobile phones, two tablets, and a movie camera. Today, Fri Dec 01, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I powered my laptop while I read news and checked CO2 levels. I also charged two tablets, my Roomba, and two mobile phones. Today, Thu Nov 30, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I powered my laptop and charged my two mobile phones, both tablets, powered my Echo DOT, and charged misc. NiMH batteries. All powered by me for years. Today, Wed Nov 29, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I powered my laptop and churned out enough energy to recharge two tablets, a movie camera, NiMH batteries, two mobile phones, and I also powered two 60 Watt equivalent Cree LED bulbs. All Powered by me! Today, Tue Nov 28, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Nice strong evening ride. I powered my laptop and charged my tablets, movie camera, mobile phones and NiMH batteries. I daydreamed about riding the loop on Catalina Island. Today, Mon Nov 27, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Back from the holidays. Time to convert some holiday food into electricity. I charged the Roomba, two tablets, two phones, movie camera, NiMH batteries, and powered my laptop during the entire ride. Today, Thu Nov 16, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Back to normal. I charged my tablet, iPhone, Roomba vacuum cleaner, and powered my laptop for the entire ride. Today, Wed Nov 15, 2017 I Generated 55.0 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Half a ride after a two week break. My legs felt great, but my lungs were out of shape. I charged my iPhone and tablet, NiMH batteries, and Roomba robot vacuum cleaner. Today, Thu Oct 26, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Strong ride to charge all my devices, including Roomba, iPhone and tablet, Movie Camera, and also to power my laptop for casual web surfing. Today, Tue Oct 24, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Late ride to charge my iPhone and tablet. I also charged my Roomba and powered my laptop for the entire ride. Today, Thu Oct 19, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html More power generation to keep all my devices ready for use. I charged my Roomba, iPhone, movie camera, NiMH batteries, and I also powered my laptop during the entire ride. Today, Wed Oct 18, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Roomba charge and Laptop power throughout the ride. I also charged my iPhone, tablet, movie camera, and my battery bank. Today, Tue Oct 17, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Full speed pedal late at night, charging my Roomba, iPhone, tablet, and powering my Laptop.