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A Petrol-Powered Laptop?

Posted 30/12/2013

I've been a little quiet in my blog updates recently, partly due to the fact that our laptop battery is ruined and so needs to be permanently plugged into 240v power. Considering that, until we can invest in a quality set of batteries and inverter combo (and solar power), we must run the generator to get 240v power which means that we currently own a very eco-unfriendly petrol powered laptop!

We've been shopping around for a new laptop but with the amount of high-price items we also need to buy at the moment (a new fridge, oven, batteries & inverter, lpg gas tank(s), and a wood-burning stove would be nice too...) it seems we'll have to make do with just buying a new battery! 

So thanks for bearing with us! We'll be back soon! :)

Sarah is an artist and writer with a lifetime interest in camping and survival techniques.

Living the #vanlife since before it was a hashtag and touring on two wheels with her husband Ryan, they have a wealth of camping and motorcycling knowledge to share, and know a thing or two about packing light! read more

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