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, Tue Jun 27, 2017 I Generated 115.0 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Pedaling fast to charge my iPhone, camera, razor, Roomba, and power my laptop. Today, Sun Jun 25, 2017 I Generated 115.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Nice fast morning ride after a late night pedaling at TechShop! I charges my Roomba, NiMh batteries, movie camera, mobile phone, tablet, and powered my laptop. Today, Sat Jun 24, 2017 I Generated 155.0 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Another double-ride day. I rode the PPPM to charge my Roomba, iPhone, tablet, movie camera, and other devices, and then I went to TechShop and rode the PPPM pedal generator there to power a 40 inch TV for people waiting in line for a Comedy show. Today, Tue Jun 20, 2017 I Generated 65.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Another short, hot ride. Not as hot as Phoenix! As Human-caused global warming gradually cooks us, the next casualty will be air travel on hot days. We'll have to redesign airplanes for a hotter Earth. They are part of the reason the earth is heating up! Ironic. Today, Mon Jun 19, 2017 I Generated 55.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I started late and wilted under the heat. I still managed to charge my Roomba and power my laptop. Today, Sat Jun 17, 2017 I Generated 115.0 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Another two-ride day. One ride at home to charge the Roomba, and a second ride at TechShop to show off my new 50 Watt LED light! Today, Fri Jun 16, 2017 I Generated 155.0 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html 115 Wh at my house charging everyhting and powering my laptop, and another 50 Wh at Techshop, demonstrating me powering a 40 inch TV! Today, Thu Jun 15, 2017 I Generated 115.0 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Plenty of energy for this ride. I charged the Roomba, iPhone, tablet, AAA batteries, and my emergency radio. I also powered my laptop for the entire ride. Today, Wed Jun 14, 2017 I Generated 115.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Another fast ride. I powered my laptop while I read about the impending inversion of the yield curve and likely recession. Not a pleasant thought. I also charged my drill batteries, movie camers, iPhone, and tablet. All powered by me! Today, Tue Jun 13, 2017 I Generated 115.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I charged an electric drill battery, my Roomba, iPhone and tablet, plus NiMH batteries. I also powered my laptop for casual web surfing. Today, Sun Jun 11, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Late ride after a day spent repairing a fence with recycled fence boards. Now I am charging everything: iPhone, mnovie camera, tablet, NiMH batteries used in the laser level, portable drill battery, and of course powering my laptop. Today, Fri Jun 09, 2017 I Generated 155.0 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Two rides in one day. 110 Watt-hours at home, powering my laptop and charging batteries, and 50 Watt hours at TechShop running a 40 inch TV to entertain passers-by on the sidewalk, and also powering two Qi chargers through the window to charge their mobile phones. Today, Thu Jun 08, 2017 I Generated 115.0 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I powered my laptop and charged my movie camera, iPhone and tablet, and mobile phone. I also powered the lighting in the area around the PPPM. Today, Wed Jun 07, 2017 I Generated 115.0 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Fast ride. I felt powerful! I charged the Roomba, iphone, tablet, movie camera, mobile phone, emergency radio, and powered my laptop for the entire ride. Today, Tue Jun 06, 2017 I Generated 115.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Nice fast ride. I powered my laptop during the ride, and charged my iPhone, camera, NiMH batteries, and Roomba! Today, Mon Jun 05, 2017 I Generated 115.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Brish morning ride. I charged the Roomba robot vacuum cleaner, iPhone and tablet, and powered my laptop so I could read about the presidential twitter wars. Today, Sun Jun 04, 2017 I Generated 115.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Fast morning ride to charge the Roomba, movie camera, iPhone and tablet, mobile phone, and NiMH batteries. I also powered my laptop and surfed the web to read the latest news. Today, Fri Jun 02, 2017 I Generated 155.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I pedaled the PPPM this morning to charge mu iPhone, Roomba and NiMH batteries, and tonight I plan to pedal my second PPPM at TechShop to power the 40 inch TV! Today, Thu Jun 01, 2017 I Generated 55.0 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Not feeling 100%, so I did a half workout. I was still able to charge my iPhone and tabet, mobile phone, and Roomba robot vacuum cleaner. Today, Thu May 25, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Great morning ride to wake up and charge all my devices! I read world news on my pedal powered laptop and charged all my other devices at the same time. Today, Tue May 23, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I pedaled electricity for my laptop, iPhone, tablet, NiMH batteries, 2 Cree 60W equivalent LED bulbs, and more. Today, Mon May 22, 2017 I Generated 115.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Fast, cool morning ride. I can't ride in the afternoon or evening any more due to the heat. I powered my laptop and charged my Roomba, iPhone, and NiMH batteries. Today, Sun May 21, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Fast ride. I charged an electric drill battery, iPhone, tablet, and powered my laptop - all at the same time! Today, Sat May 20, 2017 I Generated 200.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Two rides - one at home, to power my laptop and charge all my devices, and one at TechShop to power a 40 inch TV and through-the-glass mobile phone chargers! Today, Fri May 19, 2017 I Generated 115.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Nice fast ride. Tonight I'll riude again at TechShop, and power a 4 inch TV! This morning I powered my laptop and charged all my small devices: iPhone, mobile phone, camera, evergency radio, and NiMH batteries. Today, Thu May 18, 2017 I Generated 115.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I rode my pedal generator to "work" - I work at home! Today, Tue May 16, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Nice fast morning ride. I charged 4 AA NiMH batteries, powered my laptop, and also charged an emergency radio. Today, Mon May 15, 2017 I Generated 110.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Fast ride on a cool morning. Global CO2 is at 409 PPM today. I charged batteries, powered my laptop, and ran the lighting in the Green Virtual Gym. Today, Sat May 13, 2017 I Generated 200.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Double ride day - charging devices at home and doing a pedal generator demonstration at TechShop! Today, Fri May 12, 2017 I Generated 200.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html Two power generating rides in one day - one at home, to charge my personal devices, and one at TechShop as a demonstration of Human Power! Today, Wed May 10, 2017 I Generated 115.5 Wh http://www.los-gatos.ca.us/davidbu/pedgen/workout.html I rode hard this morning to charge batteries after working late last night. I powered my laptop and recharged my Roomba, NiMH batteries, iPhone and tablet, and other battery powered devices.