I have the opportunity to purchase
two of these 40 watt panels
, at a good price
, but I have never heard of them before. They are made in China
, but a lot of panels
are these days I guess -- not much info on the net. Anyone ever used them on a boat?
Here is the spiel from the local advert:
PERLIGHT solar modules are manufactured to the highest stardard in a ISO9001 certified factory and are made with A-GRADE, HIGH EFFICIENCY Monocrystalline solar cells.
Model Number PLM-40/12
Maximum Power 40W (Pmax)
Power Tolerance 3%
Maximum Power Voltage 17.5V (Vm)
Maximum Power Current 2.28A (Im)
Open Circuit Voltage 21.9V (Voc)
Short Circuit Current 2.54A (Isc)
Maximum System Voltage 715V (VDC)