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Old 15-06-2016, 09:33   #16
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Re: Solar regulator not charging batteries

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Most of the controllers don't tolerate being disconnected from the batteries with the panels still online
This is the first of at least two post suggesting this.

Have you been doing this in the right order?
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Old 15-06-2016, 11:27   #17
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Re: Solar regulator not charging batteries

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This is the first of at least two post suggesting this.

Have you been doing this in the right order?
Stu unfortunately as I read how he did his install I would unequivocally
have to say he disconnected the batteries many times with the panels hooked up to the controller. He stated he ran the controller to battery lead via his battery disconect connect switch when it should be direct to the main bussbar at the battery instead. JMPO
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Re: Solar regulator not charging batteries

Nor was mine last week until I discovered that a charge was going into the voltage regulator and hardly anything coming out - now bipassed!
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