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I've read through much of this blog before, learned a lot, then forgot it all because I'm not actually running a system yet. I thought there was a good stickie, but now I can't find one, walking novices through the problem of calculating how much…Continue
I am just curious.I went to lowes hardware and home depot and I was looking for light fixtures and I noticed that both stores do not use LED's for their fixtures displays except a few LED's at the LED isle where they sell the LED bulbs.All the other…Continue
First let me say this is the best diy solar site I have found. I have been reading over all the information this site has to offer. Thanks for allowing me to be a member.This will be my first attempt at solar and I need to learn as much as I can…Continue
I have 2 Renology 100 watt 12v panels. Looking at my volt/current meter I am seeing approximately 18 volts at 2.3 amps so close to 40watts of power out of each single panel. When I put the panels in parallel My volts stay around the same as I…Continue
This is not my review, not my video. Skip to 6:00 through about 6:45 shows the H/F plastic kit after 2-years (as mentioned). To much drama in most of the rest of that guys videos for my taste. Anyhow I figured there would be issues with the plastic…Continue
Just thinking about the two year long trek into the solar DIY life and it has been a humbling and learning ride.
I started with one HF Kit to kick and learn on like most my comrades here once you get is going its tough to stop expanding. 2 HF kits side by side ties into two Northern tool kits. 12 DMSolar 145s up and Six more going up.
I now look at the Six APGTek 30 amp Charge all seem to sysnc up and the Batterys are staying charged up. I have checked them they are good to go.…Continue
Hello, It's been a while but finally purchased a 7K system for my house, best move ever, but now I have some solar panels in my way. My wife calls me a dreamer because I'm hoping some one lives close to Austin,TX and willing to drive here to pick them up?!?!
I have Two New in the box DM-145 Watt...
Two new in the box Kyocera 80 watt...