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  1. Kristy8787

    My 2022 came Prewired for Solar via go power…. How to upgrade?

    My fifth wheel came pre-wire for solar, there are connections on the roof near the front…. I can’t seem to find where the cables for them are in the compartment with the batteries in the front storage. Also…. Is there a solar charge controller somewhere? I’m adding a new lithium battery bank...
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    Small trailer searcher

    Hi. I’m an avid day hiker and non-whitewater kayaker. After recently completing a 7 state/ 7 week road/hiking trip, I’m interested in exploring the desirability of a small travel trailer so I can camp or boondock close to trailheads or put-ins in some comfort. I’m interested in a used Lance 1475...
  3. S

    More Battery / Solar questions

    Hey solar gurus - my so-simple solar charging system is driving me nuts. It's got three components 1) a 100W solar panel 2) A Renogy Voyager 20A controller 3) A new and unused Die Hard 100Ah battery (with a reserve capacity of 200?), And of course the wires - which run outside the camper. The...
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    Feedback Sought - Solar Install Companies - Comparison Of 3 Options

    Hi. I’m seeking feedback on the 3 seeming best companies I’ve found to install solar in my van. Please let me know which one you would pick. I am not very knowledgeable about solar so your help is appreciated. Please note many recommend install companies in Quartzsite, Arizona but those places...
  5. T

    Need some advice on wiring new controller to pre existing solar charging system

    The Winneabago Adventurer we have has 3 large after market Siemens panels and one small one, what loooks like came factory installed, the installed Mark PV Controller, showed Array Current at 0, I tested for current at the panels themselves and I was getting around 17 or so, I'm not sure I...
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    Can’t find pre-wired solar connection

    We just bought a new 2021 Coachmen Chaparral 373MBRB that is pre-wired for rooftop solar. We see the connection on the roof, but cannot find the other end of the wires and/or the charge controller. Any suggestions?
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    Jackery Solar Generator/power unit

    Does anyone have one? Any thoughts?