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Old 10-04-2008, 02:34 AM   #1
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Are there calculations to work out solar sytems

I have a 1.5watt trickle solar panel charger which keeps the engine battery topped up.
Would the same sized panel keep the leisure batteries charged or do I need more.
Is there some sort of calculation that needs to be done to work out how much charge each of the various panels puts into a battery.
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Old 10-04-2008, 08:40 PM   #2
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Are there calculations to work out solar systems .....

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