Maplins - solar panels on offer now

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    Maplins 80w panel £609 they must be joking :Angry:, they didn't cost that much 5 years ago. Under £100 on ebay and Amazon.

    The 60w panel they do is not only overpriced but is an amorphous panel, no good for a motorhome as too big and heavy.
     
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    Maplins solar panel 145w N84KQ

    Does anyone know what mountings to use for this solar panel on motorhome roof?
     
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    Hi chrisdave
    Just get yourself a length of angle alloy from B&Q or ebay and make your own up, I made mine about 8in long so as to get plenty of adhesion onto the roof:thumb:

    Something like this
     
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