Portable Power stations?

Hi there,

In the next couple of weeks, I will be heading on a camping trip and want to setup a black light for moths and beetles. I already have a 20w BLB but unsure on how to proceed when it comes to power supply. I would like to have it running for at least 5 hours. Would a car battery be something viable? How would I even connect that to the lamp?

I would like something somewhat affordable if possible.

Also, any tips/suggestions would be greatly appreciated as this will be my first time!

There are a fair amount of existing threads about mothing setups you might want to check through:
https://forum.inaturalist.org/t/light-traps-for-moths-with-limited-power-sources/12028
https://forum.inaturalist.org/t/moth-sheet-portable-power-recommendations/10073
https://forum.inaturalist.org/t/light-setups-for-mothing/48231
and there may be others. We can reopen one of those if it is what you are looking for.

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