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Old 02-19-2014
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Re: Repowering with an electric engine?

Originally Posted by P35juniper View Post
It would be a bit of a pain but if you had 7 panels up each rail and 3-4 across the back, that would be 1700-1800 watts, about 6 hours best, Just have tofigure an easy way of setting/ removing/ storing them.
Well the 7 that are away from the sun will provide no power, so you would have only half the capacity there. They need direct sun to produce enough power to charge batteries.
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