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Ahhh sweet, sweet solar.

I put the finishing touches on my electrical system this weekend with the addition of two Kyocera 65T solar panels on Bodhran's pushpit. On a cloudy day here at 49 degrees north, the two 65 watt panels capable of putting out almost 8 amps were generating 4.1 amps. I couldn't have been happier. I've no doubts that they'll be able to hit that 8 amps mark down in the tropics.


Here's a pic of the mounting system that I came up with. I need to add a thumb screw to the strut for quick removal of the panels when the wind pipes up.