Dale Marshall
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Voltage Sag and Saving your Power Inverters " SuperCaps to the Rescue "

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dale Marshall Dec 12, 2014. 15 Replies

Some people have problems with Power Inverters mainly during the start process of heavy loads, IE Air conditioners , refrigerators even heavy inductions loads of Motors. Or anything the requires…Continue

24 Volt to 12 Volt conversion Schematic

Started this discussion. Last reply by Hillbilly Gene Jun 18, 2014. 12 Replies

I have noticed alot of need for 24 volt to 12 volt Conversion.Some people that know how to do so. Here is an easy adjustable Voltage one.As shown, the 24v to 12v converter circuit is nothing more…Continue

Everyone seems to ask about charge controllers..This is why I Back MPPT Only.

Started Jan 2, 2014 0 Replies

MPPT (Maximum Power Point Tracking) charge controllers are finally an everyday component of battery-based renewable energy systems. But designers are still staying busy.MPPT control already reduces…Continue

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Dale Marshall replied to ldsecure's discussion Duracell Procell Pro AGM 155ah
"My Batteries are still rocking solid 12 , 6 Volt Duracell GC batteries. Total 1290 amp hr"
Dale Marshall replied to Victor's discussion Need an advice
"I wouldn' ever go with any company because the Mark- up on everything will be over 10 X the actual cost . DIY is the best way. Research for everything you would be surprised, I have seen this this. Lets say Company A wants to charge you $800…"
Mar 18
Dale Marshall replied to norvel richards's discussion Tiger Claw Inverter Question
"Yes it will, The Tiger Claw inverter has 2 section DC and AC, When you back fed the AC it probably caught some of the DC side also. You inverter is finished once Ac was back fed into. "
Mar 12
Dale Marshall replied to norvel richards's discussion Tiger Claw
"Oh yeah you back fed AC from the mains into the Tiger Claw its probably now a great baskets of spare parts."
Mar 11
Dale Marshall replied to Us Offgridgeeks's discussion Over voltage
"My Bulk setting is at 14.7 with My GC batts. works nicely. "
Feb 24
Dale Marshall replied to Us Offgridgeeks's discussion Over voltage
"Get working.... Never mind the 24 Volt to 12 volt. It should work as the Voltage Lowers. The small version I made I set at 14.2 regulated. But then after the Voltage drops with the Battery Voltage"
Feb 24
Dale Marshall replied to Joe Jones's discussion charge controller
"You can do it still.. 12 Volt lighting is the easy part. Now running wire through your walls could be the hard part. I hate walls."
Feb 13
Dale Marshall replied to Joe Jones's discussion charge controller
"Yeah It's almost like a crack addiction. Never can get enough or not enough. Or you just want to power the city. lol "
Feb 13
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Feb 10
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Feb 7
Dale Marshall replied to Thomas Matica's discussion Sizing MPPT Controller??
"Ugh, Thats a Middle wattage Depending on what your looking for 12 volt battery or 24 Volt Battery. If you think you will be expanding your Panel wattage be smart and get a Midnite classic 150. Otherwise, 540 watts is hard to match to a good MPPT…"
Feb 5
Dale Marshall replied to Joe Jones's discussion charge controller
"Then if you have 6 panels, You can do 2 strings of 3 panels. Still wont need any bigger than 8 gauge. Just make sure it True 8 Gauge wire."
Feb 4
Dale Marshall replied to Joe Jones's discussion charge controller
"Well since you decided to dive in Head first and hit the bottom of the pool. Might as well get a Midnite Classic 150 charge controller. At least this will give you maximum charge out of your solar panels and you can wire them in series for higher…"
Feb 3
Dale Marshall posted a photo
Jan 22
Dale Marshall commented on Don Abel's blog post An Evolution.. A Quick Overview..
"I just realized Don, You probably  live about 80 miles from me..Im down in Marietta, Ohio."
Jan 22

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Comment Wall (6 comments)

At 5:17pm on February 21, 2011, richard b said…

dale i called walmart and got a quote on the batterys and thay told me $ 55.00 dollars ea

when i got there thay had miss quoted the batterys he quoted the 105A battery not the 115ah battery i told them if i buy 3 i would give $60.00ea he said ok so i got 3 hope thay work good thanks for the imfo richard.

At 2:35am on February 22, 2011, richard b said…
yeah i plan on more panels maybe 3 more kits, i like to see your lights set up if you got a picture of the g4style led sounds like the way to go what size shunt do you have running on the amp meter?
At 10:56am on February 22, 2011, richard b said…

ok thanks for the imfo ya i ordered a out side light charge controler from singapour well see

how many days it takes to get thanks dale, i live in middle missouri full sun today the 3 panels putting out 3.0 amps today

At 2:15pm on May 1, 2011, Stanley czar march said…
Hey dave I added ya as a friend. I looked at the web site The charge controler I have is $77. The meter shows power produced and has a battery selection"gel,ect" looks semilar to yours!!
At 6:57pm on May 18, 2012, Brian Dessauer said…

I work for dish network Dale, I noticed your backing structure was from a dish...nice

At 12:34pm on December 22, 2012, Norm Caron said…

Dale thanks for adding me as a friend

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