Cleaning Under Your Solar Panel

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  1. FJmike

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    Its always been a problem to me on how to get all the algae and dirt that gets trapped between the roof and solar panel. That was until a customer recently gave me one of these as he was giving up motorhoming. I have tried lots of different methods with varying results and this has to be the best, just wet it in the bucket and it being 31" long is more than long enough to reach under all the solar panel. OK its a bit expensive and some may be put off by the price but for me always wanting to achieve the best for my customers a Flatmate will always be part of my valeting kit.
     
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    Thanks Mike. We plan on going into Norwich tomorrow so I'll look in Lakeland there.
     
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    Had one in the broom cupboard for years, the wife will wonder why it's suddenly got grubby. :cautious:
     
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    How did you manage to get 50 miles over the border without being spotted?
     
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    We were in Wells & Sheringham last week Rob. Moved to Lowestoft on Saturday and will be here until Friday when we start on the way home with a stop for a couple of nights near Nottingham.
     
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    Ah so it's safe for our trip to Seacroft in 3 weeks? (y)
     
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    Went to Cromer on the bus last week. Not impressed so I don't think we'll be back - you're safe :LOL:
     
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    Know what you mean, it's just convenient for our service and Hab check at Becks.
     
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    Best to buy direct as online they charge nearly three quid postage
     
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    Slip the sleeve off the nylon former and give it wash and she will never know
     
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    Cleaning UNDER a solar panel is a concept my brain is not programmed to comprehend!

    Indeed my head has just started hurting after reading the thread title.

    JJ :cool:
     
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    Some people just have to much time on their hands.:)
     
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    Just shows their is a solution for most things good tip would imagine it will help the Solar panel to work more efficiently when clean than with green muck under it.
     
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