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Old 11-02-2018, 02:31 PM   #720 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by redpoint5 View Post
Yeah, but then nothing is off-grid. You wouldn't say that someone is "on-grid" because they didn't make their own solar panels from minerals they mined from the earth using shovels they forged themselves from other minerals they mined...

Off grid just means you don't have a meter and electrical service that is connected to the utility.
Yeah the only guys who are really of grid in the US are the ones who live in a cabin in the woods and get buy with an ax, a rifle and shovel. Don't even use a chain saw.
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