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witzgall 07-01-2020 07:07

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.

atoll 07-01-2020 07:27

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

thomm225 07-01-2020 07:56

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.

GRIT 07-01-2020 08:12

Re: Solar Controller
 
4 times 285w panels.
2 times victron mppt 100/50.

Paul.

CharlzO 07-01-2020 08:27

Re: Solar Controller
 
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.

sailorboy1 07-01-2020 09:01

Re: Solar Controller
 
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.

witzgall 13-02-2020 08:15

Re: Solar Controller
 
I am commenting here is the hopes that more users take this survey!

Chris


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