Originally Posted by mcarling
I've thought about tilting panels
a lot and made various calculations in the context of a solar
powered boat, such as Sun21 or Planet Solar
. In my opinion, tilting panels
are not worth the trouble.
Shows calculations are up themselves.
I put a small 70 watt panel on the foredeck against the mast
at 45 degrees to pick up the morning sun.
Boy-oh-boy the damn thing would fill half the bank before breakfast!
I now have half my panels tilting, but only aft to get the afternoon sun .
Sent from a stupid phone
that replaces words with weird stuff.