Build a Wind-Powered Battery Charger

How to build a simple windmill that can be used to recharge standard batteries.



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Mechanical details of Breezy's construction.
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Kelly inserts an old and dying battery into Breezy's battery box to be recharged . A close-up (Far above) shows Breezy's recharging mechanism with its rubber-band drive attached to both the four-inch cap and the shaft.
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Breezy can breathe new life into your dying radio and flashlight batteries.
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All the equipment and parts you will need to build Breezy.
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