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7/31/2019 6:29 am  #1


Rechargeable camping lantern

When you first hear the words rechargeable batteries you immediately think of a few great benefits. The first of these would be less wastage and less need to buy batteries. Then you think, well I can save money from this. And then you think but where and how I am going to actually recharge the batteries. Besides the fact that rechargeable batteries require an additional item upon first purchase they last a really long time and push out as much energy right to the last bit. This can be bad for campers because they will not know when it is time to change the batteries. On the other hand it can be a good thing because they will get maximum light for as long as possible.Usually when it comes to the camping lantern and talking about it being rechargeable we are most likely going to be referring to the solar camping lantern. This is because they are quite common and the way they work is very familiar to us. The solar cells on top of the lantern receive sunlight and then converts this energy into electricity that will charge the batteries back up. This is really good for days when it is sunny but not so great when it is cloudy or when you forget to leave it outside during the day before you leave for your adventures.If you are going camping at a time when there is sure to be no sunlight then you probably do not want the solar lantern. But this does not mean that you have to buy the normal ones. There is an alternative for you. This alternative is the cranking or sometimes called wind up lantern. It means that energy is produced by you and your winding action. This energy can lead directly to the bulb lighting it up as long as you are cranking. The other way is that the energy is directed towards some Rechargeable camping lantern and charges them up for longer use.As you can see, when it comes to rechargeable options in the camping lantern, there are a few things that you can choose from. You can get a simple lantern and just put rechargeable batteries in it. You can buy one that has a solar panel on the top and the sun will do the recharging for you. On the other hand you can do all the recharging yourself by turning your cranking action into energy. All these options are great and you will need to decide based on your needs.

 

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