Latest blog posts by tag "Deep cycle batteries"

What Size Charge Controller For 400w Solar Panel? What Size Charge Controller For 400w Solar Panel?
What size solar charger for a 400W panel? What size charge controller do I need for 400 watt solar panel? As a general rule, the average 400 watt solar panel has a current output of 10 amps and open circuit voltage of 50 volts. A...
Jim Bruce Jim Bruce November 22, 2022
All About Solar Panels : Solar Panels Questions : Solar Panels FAQ All About Solar Panels : Solar Panels Questions : Solar Panels FAQ
Solar energy and how to use it How do solar panels work? Photovoltaics What is solar energy in simple words? Solar energy is the conversion of the sun’s energy into DC electricity that can be converted into the AC power used for d...
Jim Bruce Jim Bruce November 22, 2022
How Long Will A 100ah Battery Run An Appliance That Requires 100w? How Long Will A 100ah Battery Run An Appliance That Requires 100w?
How long will a a 100Ah battery run a 100 watt load? On the face of it this question is easy – I’d just create a calculator for the average 100 Ah battery discharge for all appliances that pull 50W to 1000W, but it isn’t so simp...
Jim Bruce Jim Bruce November 3, 2022
DIY Solar Generator For Camping - Portable Solar Power DIY Solar Generator For Camping - Portable Solar Power
Components of a solar generator for house use Can I build my own solar power system? Basically, a solar generator is a small off-grid solar system. Yes, anyone can build one with a little careful planning. It’s important to know h...
Jim Bruce Jim Bruce October 27, 2022
Is A Higher Ah Battery Better? Does Higher Ah Equal More Power? Is A Higher Ah Battery Better? Does Higher Ah Equal More Power?
Is it better to have a battery with bigger Ah? Does a higher Ah battery mean more power? The Ah (ampere-hour) rating of a battery is an indication of how much energy it stores and can deliver. It’s often said that a 50Ah battery c...
Jim Bruce Jim Bruce October 11, 2022