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Old 12-04-2019, 01:10 PM   #21
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If you replace the wires going from the roof into the trailer then you might want to consider 10 or even 8 gauge. This will reduce voltage drop losses and allow you to add more panels later.

https://www.amazon.com/WindyNation-E.../dp/B01L6OU5TE

If you need to connect 2 panels in parallel then these Y-connectors are better than most. https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07NJDZZZ1

All the best,
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Hey PCMeC, When checking your controller for charging status, are you plugged into shore power and/or is the 7 pin connector from your TW plugged into your trailer? If so, those two situations will override the solar power charging.
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Old 12-06-2019, 01:00 PM   #23
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Drive down to Zamp in Bend OR and have them sort it out. They are great to work with
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