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If you had a 1000 dollars, would you spend it on 6 volt batteries or 12 volt batteries, Sams or Walmart?I plan on getting new batteries in a week, I seen so many reviews on the different batteries makes me a bit worried on choosing. Though leaning…Continue
The question seems to always come up and it is so important that we get it right. So let's try to keep this great chart near the top at all times so that it is easy to find for anyone just getting starting. For example: If you have 3 solar panels…Continue
This is a side note. It is not solar, but I am going to use my array to keep it charged. It is my newest toy ( I've not said that outloud around my wife yet but we know it is) It is called Lectric Leopard and was made by the US Electricar company…Continue
Hopefully somebody more historically vested in Motorola devices can chime in here (it's been since pre-Android that I owned a Moto-Device). Android use has been limited to Windows phone(s) dual booting to Android, plus work I've done to root/load…Continue
I have these 2 MorningStar Sunsavers I took in on a trade. I am selling both of them as a pair.1 Model is the 10 amp version. With No Low Voltage disconnect. 10 amp load ability1 Model is the 20 amp version With Low Voltage Disconnect and handle 20…Continue
I got this idea to get a little warmth into the battery box just through winter. Not looking to 'heat' the bank so much but just to try and take the edge off.Using two sealed bulbs, similar to how the h/f bulbs are encased they would be located in…Continue
I have 3 Harbor Freight 45 watt kits wired into Harbor Freight combiner through 15 amp fuse to HF 30 amp controller. 3-35ah HF batteries parallel with #6 battery cables through 15 amp fuse to controller. #6 battery cables from controller output to…Continue
New member, first post. So far I have 1 Harbor Freight kit and 2-35 ah Harbor Freight batteries. When hooking up these in parallel does the charge controller need to be hooked up to negative on one battery and positive on the other or can it just be hooked up to the closest one? The other question is how many kits can be controlled by one Harbor Freight controller. I have an array rack built for four.
Thanks for your input.
Trying to spec out a new LED board. It would cost less to build if the board was designed to operate in the 10-24 volt range instead of a 10-30 VDC range.
What is the maximum voltage I should expect to see in solar systems? Would a 24 volt upper limit be a problem for many users?