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View Poll Results: What is your solar controller configuration?
One panel, one controller less than 180w 4 16.00%
One Panel, one controller greater than 180w 2 8.00%
Multiple panels, multiple controllers, less than 180w per 6 24.00%
Multiple panels, single controller, less than 300w 6 24.00%
Multiple panels, single controller, greater than 300w 8 32.00%
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Old 07-01-2020, 07:07   #1
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Solar Controller

If you have bought, installed or have a solar installation on your vessel, I would like to know about the type of solar controller you are using. Please take the simple poll and feel free to elaborate with a post as well. If you have more than one installation type you can select more than one answer.
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Old 07-01-2020, 07:27   #2
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Re: Solar Controller

2x150w+100w panels to tracer 30A mppt @12v
2x 255w panels to episolar pwm 20A @24v
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Re: Solar Controller

One 65 watt Panel and one 20 watt panel connect to a 75/15 Victron Controller.

One 20 watt and one 50 watt connected to a PWM 20 amp controller.

50 watt panel disconnected and 20 watt panels stowed when at the marina.

The above to charge two group 27 batteries in parallel.
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4 times 285w panels.
2 times victron mppt 100/50.

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My setup so far is just a 100 watt slim mono panel, run through a Victron 75|15 Smart Controller, charging a pair of GC2 batteries. I hope to add a 2nd panel and another pair of batteries this year.
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2 320W panels paralleled into 1 wire to the a Outback FlexMax 50 controller. I chose the controller (was more expensive than the panels) because you can truly adjust and set everything and it will do an equalization.
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I am commenting here is the hopes that more users take this survey!

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