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Old 03-24-2013, 11:00 PM   #1
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What Solar panels Best fit a 06 Safari FB25?

So am researching the solar threads but would love some help from those who have installed panels on a 25' FB.
Location of panels, wattage, challenges and wiring. Ok I'm being lazy and don't want o climb up on the roof yet to measure it out when someone smarter than me with more time had been through all of the hurdles. So thanks for any input.
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AMSolar sells these smaller but high quality 100 watt panels.

GS100 Solar Panel | Solar Panels

Our 25' is different then yours. No skylights or anything. I put two in the back and one side ways between vent and AC up front.
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Yes I am thinking about 300 watts so either 3 of these or 2 of the 150 watt units will do if they will fit.
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You can fit them no problem. If I really needed to, I could fit another 4 of the 100 watt ones on the roof.

Here is what it currently looks like:
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Oh and I wrote up a blog post that goes a bit into our solar install.

Going Solar | WatsonsWander - Exploring and working fulltime from our Airstream

Feel free to ask away with any more questions.
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Thanks for your blog and photos. What did you spent total for the 3 panels and systems?
Looks like its the way to go.
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