The blog of the design, construction, and launching of the vessel "Floating Empire", an electrically driven boat utilizing recycled and repurposed materials and a mix of modern and 18th and 19th century technologies to reduce carbon footprint. The vessel is a tiny house barrel barge, simply built of castoff materials and easily available parts, providing an easy living space for an individual or couple
Monday, August 7, 2017
Tease tease tease
Still no internet at the marina. . .they're working on it. . .but I thought I'd at least upload a bit of a tease from my phone:
These beasts are 3 1/2 X 6 1/2 feet. Getting them up was a bear.
Here's a shot of the first 650W of solar panels we installed on the hard top yesterday. Full saga shortly, but things are working fine :)