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5W Solar Panel Kit

Code: L13BR

5W Solar Panel Kit is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 2.
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  • High-efficiency crystalline cell for all-weather charging
  • Perfect for battery maintenance and off-grid lighting projects
  • Water-resistant, robust construction for outdoor use
  • Built-in diode protects against battery discharge
  • 20 year cell warranty and 10 year module warranty

Product details

5W Solar Panel Kit

• High-efficiency crystalline cell for all-weather charging • Perfect for battery maintenance and off-grid lighting projects• Water-resistant, robust construction for outdoor use• Built-in diode protects against battery discharge• 20 year cell warranty and 10 year module warranty

The ideal choice to prevent battery drain. The 5 watt panel provides a continuous trickle feed maintaining and extending the life of any 12 volt battery. The 5 watt solar panel is supplied with all the necessary cable (5m), connectors and detailed installation instructions.Please note: The 5W panel kit does not require a charge controller if the battery to be used is larger than 35Ah
Specifications:
Power: 5 watts
Peak Output: 390mA @ 16.8V
Approximate watt-hours per day*: 35
Approximate amp-hours per day*: 2.73
Dimensions: 306 x 218 x 25mm
Weight: 1.0 kg
* Based on 7 hours of average daily peak sunlight hours
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This is a great value product.
Date published: 2014-11-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good, but... Suited purpose but why aren't the crocodile clips already crimped (luckily I had a crimping tool) and no locking screw on the crocodile clip.
Date published: 2017-02-06
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would this item charge a 6 volt battery, and run a small air pump that uses 0.12 amps

Asked by: fred
To charge a battery you would require a charge regulator. the battery would then power the pump.
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2017-07-24

would this panel be ok permanently installed outside ?

Asked by: scousy
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application I am sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-12-30

Is this suitable to trickle charge my motorcycle 

Asked by: Shavy
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application I am sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-12-19

does this product have a light sensor to power garden lights to come on automatically as night falls.

Asked by: steve
No this does not have a light sensor.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-06-03

Is the wire supplied tinned copper and suitable for marine use?

Asked by: Cuan
I am sorry but the item in question does not support use in your intended application.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2017-06-26

Could this kit directly drive a computer style 3" or 4" fan

Asked by: steadybreeze
Unfortunately without knowing the specification of the fan also this item is designed to charge a battery.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2015-11-24

If I purchased this kit, would I be able to add more panels? I'm thinking of buying a charge controller so that I am able to add more panels. Thanks in advance.

Asked by: Parxe666
Yes this kit would be fine to add more panels too.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2015-11-23

Is the Solar Panel Kit good for charging a car battery

Asked by: Hans
I am pleased to advise the product you mentioned will do exactly what you require.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2015-11-16
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Item code Item name Quantity Price
L13BR 5W Solar Panel Kit (1+) £31.99

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