Mortons Battery Test

Lead Acid batteries are terrible – period.

In case you’re not a follower of Morton’s on the Move, I wanted to bring Tom Morton’s latest experiments your attention. For those that don’t know, Tom has an electrical engineering background and has made many videos / blog posts on his upgrades, to include Solar, LiPo batteries ( first Read more…

Starlink Update – 2020-12-22

I (and I assume all other ‘Better than Nothing Beta’ participants) received an update email from Starlink today… Included below for your enjoyment! 🙂 If you are receiving this email, you are among the first people in the world to use our Starlink service! Thank you not only for being Read more…

Jupiter Saturn Conjunction 2020-12-20

2020 Jupiter/Saturn – Maximum Conjunction

Tonight, I’ll be going live for the maximum viewable conjunction of Saturn and Jupiter. Live stream will begin at 4:45pm US Pacific / 7:45pm US Eastern time. I’ll be broadcasting the view from my Planewave 12.5″ CDK telescope at my remote observatory in Rodeo, NM. Remember, I have an all-sky Read more…

Starlink Stack

Starlink Update – 2020-12-01

Hi all, A quick update on the Starlink Beta — a LOT has happened! Starlink Engineers hosted a Reddit AMA (ask me anything) Highlights Thread – LINK Full AMA Thread – LINK Mobile Internet Research Center provided their take – LINK Highlights that are of interest to (most) RV’ers: Mobile Read more…

Starlink On the Roof

Starlink Update – 2020-11-13

If you’ve not watched our live stream unboxing, setting up and testing Starlink in Texas, you can check that out here. If you have watched it, you’ll know we didn’t get a connection to the Starlink satellites during our testing. So, today, I used the Starlink support portal and received Read more…