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I have never measured more than 30 watts. The greatest voltage was 14.5 and the highest current was 1.9 amps. If Watts = Volts * Amps or in this case 14.5 * 1.9 = 27.6 Watts. This reading was obtained 12:30 PM on June 20, 2011. Though many other readings were close, this was the highest seen during 2011.
NOTE: Current was kept flowing to the battery bank as long as additional load was added to keep the Charge Controller Cuttoff Voltage at 14.5 or below. The current flow being…Continue
Added by solarbug on July 16, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Ever since the dawn of time, we have as a people have wanted to harness some of the Sun's power. Utilizing solar to gather energy & then storing it in a battery is the way to go.Years ago I myself got into this self reliance thing, I started out with 1 Harbor Freight system and 1 battery. I was in self reliant heaven, burning led lights along with buying 12 volts items that if I didn't even need them now, I might need them later. Then I didn't think I had enough power, so what did I do,…Continue