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Building a 12V off-grid solar power system


This is how I built a 12V off-grid solar power system in my back garden and what I have learned through the process. Conception and Initiation All started with a 300W auto inverter I had laying around, 2 x 6V batteries (joined in series) from my daughter’s electric car (faulty) and a 250W garden light I wanted to be able to power using the power of the sun. In the end the goal is to be able to power my photo-video setup off-grid. How expensive could it be? To find out continue reading and hopefully, you will be able to […]