Ode To A Power Inverter

The usual disclaimer that I love my solar power system but my power inverter seems to have fallen victim to either myself or the elements and it just makes for good material. The metering is confusing so I’ve underlined the syllables you put emphasis on.

You once sat so proud upon the top shelf of the rack

Your spot above the batteries the leader of the pack

Then one fateful rainy night I went out to go ground you

I raised the lid and God forbid a drop of water found you

I flipped your switch there was a glitch as I dealt the death blow

That was the end can’t comprehend Be missed more than you know

You failed the test you weren’t the best now all I have is scrap

To Amazon where you belong you sorry piece of crap

I bid adieu I feel for you it just might be my fault

Made a mistake you I did break was a form of assault

Now I’m stuck and out of luck no microwave, TV

Back to the gen where I began for electricity

Author: ldinlove

I am an eccentric blogger and artist. I currently live off-grid which makes for some great stories. :)

4 thoughts on “Ode To A Power Inverter”

    1. I think it was our fault. It lives in a covered shed but if you raise the lid too much in the rain… I’m going to open it up this evening and see if I can figure out what’s going on because there’s power coming through the cables from the batteries. This one’s perplexing.

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