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Flexible solar panel - brand recommendation

Looking to purchase a flexible solar panel this spring, approximately 1.5 amp. Any brand reccommendations?

Same question for a voltage regulator.
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Re: Flexible solar panel - brand recommendation

We liked the Solbian product we saw at the last boat show.. Local distributor in Vancouver linked below. But.... 1.5 amp??? typo maybe??

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Don't think it matters too much about which solar controller, but as in most things I think you get what you pay for.
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Re: Flexible solar panel - brand recommendation

I have a Solbian panel it wasn't the cheapest around but is well made and is working great it was easy to install i just tied it to my cabin top.
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Re: Flexible solar panel - brand recommendation

Hello, Sailor

I am in Southern California and am actually in the solar business I am unsure what kind of prices your getting over there but if you have any questions feel free to ask away...,
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