Date: January 15, 2015
This Off Grid Solar system comprises of 9 x 250 Watt Suntech solar panels, Outback Flexmax 60 Amp MPPT solar charger, Outback 3 kilo-Watt/ 42 Amp inverter/charger and 24 x 700 Amp-hour Sonnenschein sealed gel deep-cycle batteries.
The Outback inverter/charger automatically detects when the generator is present and switches the load from the inverters to generator, whilst recharging the batteries. The Outback inverter/charger can deliver a massive 5750 Watts of surge power to start up water pumps, fridges, freezers and power tools.
This Off Grid Solar system supplies all essential power to a remote household including fridge, freezer, lighting, kitchen appliances, washing machine, computers, entertainment, power tools etc. It was a solution of getting reliable electricity to a site where the main electricity was more than 5 kilometres.
View photos of this Off Grid Solar system below.