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July 20, 2014
about 7 years ago
Ok, I have limited electronic skills, but have a project I'm trying to get dialed in:
I have a wind-powered generator that I want to power some LEDs.
The issue is that my RPM has to be so high to get the lights to work. I have rewound the generator until I am out of room for wire, and my propeller design limits the available RPM. With a strong wind it works, but I'd like the lights to come on with a more subtle wind. (I have an adjustable voltage regulator to prevent over powering the LEDs in a gale-force wind). The light system wants 4-6 volts, and 30mA.
My question is whether this unit or your "Li-power boost converter" would be good solutions to get my lights to come on at lower generator RPMs.
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