Originally Posted By: Rainman
I didn't see where anyone mentioned it, but if you have plenty of wind, why not opt for a small-ish wind turbine to generate electrical power? Then you could use better quality air compressors? If you are getting wind/wave action, keeping one spot open may be all you need for degassing the lake during winter ice over. keeping some strips snow free by either plowing or flooding to melt snow may be good also.

One day I hope to have solar panels and a wind turbine up there for the cabin. Then running real air compressors would be no problem. ?Unfortunately the budget isn't there for all that this year. Only way to plow it would be with a snow cat. If only I could win the lottery!!!

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