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Old 08-10-2011, 02:07 PM   #101
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RE: Solar Panel

Thanks for the input Per; I think I have enough info to go shopping now.
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Old 08-16-2011, 12:09 AM   #102
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MPPT explained

This link describes very well what the MPPT does:

http://www.windsun.com/ChargeControls/MPPT.htm
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Old 08-22-2011, 08:25 PM   #103
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RE: Solar Panel

I thought I had it all sorted out and emailed my electrician to confirm that it would be best to connect 2 x 24V solar panels in series to the MPPT controller and 24V battery bank (this was discussed earlier on in this thread- and which was my understanding as well).

He replied that parallel connection of the panels would be the correct way - even after questioning him. I must admit that I did not go that deep into the questioning since I neeeded to verify my information - hence this reply.

So what is the best way to do it - parallel or series - with the MPPT controllers?

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