Handy Products We Don't Carry
Our customers often ask us for recommendations for the below products.
3M Double sided VHB (Very High Bond) tape for mounting flexible solar panels, semi-rigid panels, and the J extrusion semi-rigid mounting kits (same tape used for mounting automotive molding): 3m 1" (25mm) X 9 Ft VHB Double Sided Foam Adhesive Tape 5952 Grey Automotive Mounting Very High Bond Strong Industrial Grade
Inverter/charger we use on our boat: XANTREX FREEDOM HF 1000 INVERTER CHARGER
Bigger version of inverter/charger (2000 watts) and best pricing we've found: Xantrex 815-2012 Freedom SW Series 2000 Watt Inverter/Charger
MC4 connector crimper tool: click here
Sealant between washers for flexible solar panel mounting kits: GE Sealants All Weather Pro Siliconized Acrylic Latex Sealant Caulk, Clear, 5.5oz (MAWD305CR)
MC4 extension wire for supplemental panel or other purposes: Valemo Home 20 Feet 2x10 AWG Twin Wire Solar Extension Cable with Female and Male MC4 Connectors, Solar Panel Cable Wire & Adaptor for Boat and RV Solar Panels.
Solar Panel Assembly and Disassembly Wire Tool - MC4 connector detach
Seastow Rail Clamps - mounts to and 3/4", 1" or 1 1/4 inch railing
Rail Mounts similar to above but on Amazon
Split Jaw and sliding side mounts - for mounting panels to bimini rails.
MC4 Through Deck Gland or MC4 Cable Entry Plate
Rigid Solar Panel Mounting Bracket with Tilt Capability
ABS plastic rigid solar panel mounting
Battery Cable ends
20 Amp Breaker/Fuse