Tuesday, 6 June 2017

Solar panels

Fitted and working, all we need now is some sun!
Captain Hot Stuff had to hold the panels 
still in high winds so the engineer could fit them.


Frugal in Essex Tania said...

Where they expensive? I'm loving the idea of having them.

Hard up Hester said...

They cost around £1500 including fitting I think.

Frugal in Essex Tania said...

Wow that is brilliant, will you be updating us on how much electricity they produce? I'm really interested in the subject.

bbarna said...

We have a very similar set up on our camper. It is absolutely wonderful, and allows us to go off grid for camping vacations, plus use it as a guest house. We have 6 deep cycle marine cell batteries that it charges, and a 3000W inverter that we can plug in up to 3 items ( plus a usb port).
Just know how many watts your inverter is and plan any appliance purchases accordingly. I use my sewing machine on every trip, but it only draws 75W, so no problem. Have fun.

Winters End Rambler said...

So that's why we're having all this rain now! x

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