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Old 27-05-2014, 10:57   #91
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Re: Flexible Solar Panel mounted directly on Sunbrella

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I have mounted 4x50w panels directly to my sunbrella. I used a special snap that makes a great connection to the sunbrella.Attachment 72918Attachment 72919
Which tenax snaps did you use?

Seems lots of options!
tenax / LOXX Fasteners for Maritime
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Old 28-05-2014, 20:01   #92
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Re: Flexible Solar Panel mounted directly on Sunbrella

I used the made in England Tenax. http://eagleday.stores.yahoo.net/tebunutcomai.html
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Re: Flexible Solar Panel mounted directly on Sunbrella

Excellent, I'll give them a call.
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Old 28-05-2014, 20:14   #94
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Re: Flexible Solar Panel mounted directly on Sunbrella

Do you have any issues with wind getting up underneath them? I had a small rigid panel, a battery tender type, that would start my dodger bouncing in the wind. I like the way your setup is attached.
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Re: Flexible Solar Panel mounted directly on Sunbrella

I was thinking that, each panel does have 8 holes, but I was pondering adding a small strip of velcro of four on the back.

I'll take some pics when done.
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Re: Flexible Solar Panel mounted directly on Sunbrella

Absolutely no problem with them laying flat. No way wind can get under them. If the wind is going to be something crazy like TS speeds, then I would remove them.
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