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  1. EdZilla liked rabird's post in the thread My off-grid solar system. Comments and Feedback welcome.

    No, not with a PWM controller. Yes with an mppt controller. The panel can make power over a range of voltages from 0-22v The peak being...

    Jul 11, 2018 at 2:09 PM
  2. EdZilla replied to the thread My off-grid solar system. Comments and Feedback welcome.

    No, they are old Yakima bike mounts. I'll be replacing them as fast as I can because I don't feel like they secure the bikes very well.

    Jul 11, 2018 at 2:09 PM
  3. EdZilla replied to the thread My off-grid solar system. Comments and Feedback welcome.

    The solar panels efficiency is also derated with higher temperature, yes?

    Jul 10, 2018 at 1:22 PM
  4. EdZilla replied to the thread My off-grid solar system. Comments and Feedback welcome.

    The temp measured by the controller is the temp at the controller, not the temp at the panels, yes?

    Jul 10, 2018 at 10:41 AM
  5. EdZilla replied to the thread My off-grid solar system. Comments and Feedback welcome.

    Yes, balance. Exactly. It's important to balance them correctly. I'll get there, but currently I like having them separate. Thanks...

    Jul 9, 2018 at 2:12 PM
  6. EdZilla liked rabird's post in the thread My off-grid solar system. Comments and Feedback welcome.

    Love it! I like to connect in balance but that might prevent you from moving batt2 around, happy camping. Balance batteries connected...

    Jul 9, 2018 at 2:08 PM
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    My off-grid solar system. Comments and Feedback welcome

    I purchased an E1 which had a simple Yakima rack. I moved my solar panels from my previous camper (Starcraft Starflyer) and I managed to...

    Forum: Boondocking

    Jul 9, 2018 at 11:59 AM