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I have ten 100watt panels and a 20amp MPPT charge controller. The controller says a max of 528watts so does this mean I can only wire up 5 panels without blowing my charge controller or am I way off the mark here. Sorry for the newbie questions but just starting out in this new hobby.
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Here is a tutorial video series https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLlgXG93-wIfZYFbPasCvOwltqJ2h5pPpo __________________ My little boy calls me Thor! Minnesota!
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ChargeMPPT you are correct, IF you are running at 24v (including battery setup).
If you're running at 12v, you'll need FIVE controllers (2 panels per controller) __________________ Solar is like the wind. It may be free, but putting it to work isn't! Willie, Tampa Bay