... in the Wilderness long .... spend most of my time out in Civilisation.
Noticed a not-bad price for anyone thinking about GOOD QUALITY Solar Panels on eBay that anyone who was thinking about Camping/Campervan set-ups should consider. Quality Solar Regulator should also be considered, of course.
Sorry Ken G - cannot remember why I didn't go for the Alternator option, but I'm suspecting that I was unsure/read ignorant - about the better things like IUIO Charging Curves and such in those days. There's heaps to consider and I reckon that the way I went was the better option. Elaborate a bit more sometime.