• 7th April. Just attached the cables to the roof of the workshop by first fixing an upright to one of the purlins and then a batten from that to one of the rails. The attachement to the rails is just ~ wedged under. The wood is Siberian Larch left over… more »
  • This is some 10 to 16 years old. Model 651.626. Brought it out as moved the Victron 1200 to the workshop and want soemthing to recharge the Fridge, Bag of Riddim II, Old Nokia 6303, and more. It seems fine though a bit noisey with the fan running even… more »
  • Hi I have just bought an inverter form Wind and Sun UK, I called them for two reasons 1) to find out what current the inverter takes when it is switched off and 2) to say the manual was disappointing So 1) how does switching work as it isn't a power… more »
  • Cable or Wire: The tendency is to think of cable as large diameter and wire as small, but there is no definition. Here I'll use Cables for Electrics and Wire for Electronics. Although I intend to use the term cable, in using or refering to third party… more »
  • May 9th Initially the controller default programme is the lowest, so I have now set it to option 4. The nominal voltage then is 14.9v and tested at 15.1 probably due to temp compensation, which has to be set. Once I have a second Victron Direct USB… more »
  • Have extended the cooper strip to a piece of copper pipe some 4 to 5 feet of which is burried in a shallow channel that is used for rain overflow, to help conduction. The copper strip can be seen @ https://unveiled.info/solect/cables-from-panels; the PV… more »