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Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Beacon, NY
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Re: Repowering with an electric engine?
What would be an estimated recharge time with 1000watts of solar? Days, weeks, months?
are you thinking dockside mounting? a 100 watt panel is 40 inches by 26 inches. so it would take 10 of those, there is no way they are going to fit on a 34 foot boat. that is like five feet by 16 feet of panels. Not to mention about $5,000 just for the panels. (using sun-force panels)