Date: September 18, 2012
4.68 Kw Stand Alone Solar Power System
This Off Grid Solar system comprises of 24 x 195 Watt Suntech solar panels, Plasmatronics 60 Amp solar regulator, Latronics 3500 Watt Off Grid Solar inverter, Woods 30 Amp battery charger and 8 x 6RP1080 Amp-hour Exide Enerstore deep-cycle batteries.
The control panel includes 6 x solar disconnect circuit breakers, which act as a device to measure 2 solar panels at a time for warranty and servicing. It also includes a change-over switch from the inverter to generator, so when the generator is running all electrical loads are supplied from the generator, hence saving on fuel costs.
This Off Grid Solar system supplies all essential power to a household of 4 people including 2 fridges, air conditioner, washing machine, lighting, microwave, toaster, kettle, power tools including welder, drills, drop saw and grinders. View photos of this Off Grid Solar system below.