Because of her bulbous ‘penthouse’, Madam Plush called for an unusual solar installation, and two years’ later the combination of flat and angled panels has proved a winner. The setup for Solar Freedom 1: 1 x Morningstar PS30M 30A regulator 1 x Sinergex 24volt 700W [1400W Surge] pure-sine wave inverter 1 x Sinergex 24volt 12A [...] Read more – ‘Solar Freedom 1’.
February 6, 2011, 2pm With the 80-litre Waeco fridge/freezer humming gently in the background, and the computers all being charged, I switched on the electric kettle for a cuppa, and glanced at the solar regulator. Would you believe, the solar panels were pumping in 16.4Amps — that’s 32.8Amps at 12V! The kettle dropped the battery [...] Read more – ‘Solar notes’.