What size regulator?

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  1. Road Runner

    Road Runner Read Only Funster

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    What size regulator will I need for an 80 watt panel?
     
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    Just asked the wife she says dose not matter none of them last long:Wink::Wink::Wink::Wink:
     
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    dont bother john, after seeing my unit you wont look at another solar panal again:Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
    in fact there will be heaps of them stacked up by the gate at the weston show as people ditch them to replace them with my unit:Rofl1::Rofl1:

    im guna be rich i tell yer RICH:Rofl1::Rofl1:
    then never speak to you lot again,unblievers:Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
    il still speak to you john,and jim and sian, and champers and kath:thumb:
     
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    It won't produce more than 6a (but might go as high as 5.5a with sun directly overhead) but to be on the safe side I'd get a 10a regulator.
     
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    Yep.. go with a 10amp, gives you a bit of safety margin and prices aint that much different.
    I fact you may find more 10amp ones available..
     
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