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45W Solar Panel Kit

Code: L17BR

  • High efficiency crystalline cell for all weather charging
  • Perfect for powering colour TVs and for use in larger caravans over a two week period
  • Water-resistant, robust construction for outdoor use
  • 20 year cell warranty and 10 year module warranty

Product details

45W Solar Panel Kit

• High efficiency crystalline cell for all weather charging
• Perfect for powering colour TVs and for use in larger caravans over a two week period
• Water-resistant, robust construction for outdoor use
• 20 year cell warranty and 10 year module warranty

The 45W panel provides much higher power demands and includes bypass diodes to minimise the effect of shadows. It delivers maximum power in the smallest module size saving weight and space. It is supplied with a 4A charge controller, all the necessary cable (5m), connectors and detailed installation instructions. A universal stand (Order Code L25BR) is also available. It quickly and easily fits to the panels enabling them to be used "free standing", angled to suit the time of day/year and conditions.*Please note: An invertor is required to power or charge 240Vac appliances - not included.
Specifications:
Power: 43 watts
Peak Output: 2.5A @ 17.6V
Approximate watt-hours per day*: 301
Approximate amp-hours per day*: 17.5
Dimensions: 634 x 534 x 35mm
Weight: 4.3kg

why does advert refer to "weekly"?

Asked by: chas
Perfect for powering colour TVs and for use in larger caravans over a two week period
Answered by: darren cordon
Date published: 2017-08-12

Can you confirm if this panel, along with it's associated controller, would be suitable to be left permanently connected to a dual purpose battery for charging? e.g the controller handles overcharge etc?

Asked by: Marc
Yes this will work fine in your intended application.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-06-12

Can this be mounted on a caravan roof satisfactorily and does it need any other bits to acheive this are all mountings supplied
Asked by: Dave Perriman
If you were to mount it to the roof of a road faring vehicle it would have to be done professionally, there are laws which can be upheld for incorrect mounting of solar equipment on moving vehicles.
Answered by: LC
Date published: 2015-07-17

would i be able to permantly fit this to a campervan?
Asked by: Jonathan Smith
Yes the product does support that.
Answered by: LC
Date published: 2015-07-17

With the regulator, you said it would charge a 12v battery, would two 12v batteries connected together work?
Asked by: jake mercer
provided the batteries are connected in parallel it will be fine.
Answered by: PW
Date published: 2015-07-17

Can this unit be permanently mounted on a boat?
Asked by: Tom Armstrong
This depends on whether it is meant for salt water or in land. Salt water will corrode the connections, so could cause damage and in these conditions, we would not recommend mounting on a boat. However, in normal inland conditions (rain, canal water etc), it shouldn't be a problem.
Answered by: CB
Date published: 2015-07-17

Would this kit be suitable for use to power the "average" homes lighting? What other items would I need to do this? Many thanks
Asked by: A.Bowman
no - this, like most solar panels, provides 12V with a peak output of 3.5A. It will not work with mains electric devices.
Answered by: SG
Date published: 2015-07-17

would it be possible to join 2 of these togeter?
Asked by: Dave Hummerston
Yes the product does support that.
Answered by: LC
Date published: 2015-07-17
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Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
L17BR 45W Solar Panel Kit (1+) £124.99

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