Ram Promaster Forum banner
solar
1-13 of 13 Results
  1. Electronics
    Looking for insite. I'd like to have the capability of using all three methods to charge my batteries; shore power, battery to battery and solar My concern is the charging profile and how this works with incoming power from different sources. I belive how the 3 sources of power are connected...
  2. Electronics
    Hello I need an electrician experienced with van electrical systems, solar panels, 12V, aware of electropollution and shielding options, etc sometime this July or August 2021. Location is between Hartford CT & Springfield MA area and there are lots of hardware and electrical supply places here...
  3. Electronics
    Hi good people, Here's my first draft of an electrical schematic. Hoping to get feedback and opinions. To review: I already own the 200Ahr SOK Li battery (though if I could do it again I would get 2 of the 100 Ahr ones instead - due to greater discharge capacity. Anyway, I own the big one...
  4. Electronics
    ... I'm hoping to get educated first. Thanks in advance! My needs/wants: DC power for lighting (indoor and outdoor), refrigerator, maxxair, webasto heater, and charging ports. AC for appliances (induction burner, TV?) and other things that I haven't thought of yet. Current situation: I...
  5. Electronics
    I've been studying up on solar and electrical wiring and I think (hope) I'm pretty close to the right setup for my needs. Do you see any errors or omissions here that I need to fix?
  6. Electronics
    TL;DR: Purchased van pre-built, modified sine inverter wouldn't charge my laptops, replaced with a pure sine inverter to the same results, paid a guy to redo all of my wiring, same behavior. I feel like there's something wrong with the way it's wired but I don't know enough about it. Long...
  7. Members Personal Conversions
    New to forum and on the cusp of purchasing a van and beginning a conversion and trying to decide whether I want to try to do it myself or take it to Wayfarer Vans to install a conversion kit. I'm probably average on the "handy" scale so I know a full DIY would take me a while. What I seem to...
  8. Electronics
    Electrical isn't my strong suit, but I've been researching, researching, researching. My goal is pretty simple (outlined in the diagram). I'm geared toward a 12v system supported by a 200ah battery bank, the service battery and some solar. I'd like an inverter in there for a couple of hardwired...
  9. Promaster Builds and Conversions
    Does anyone have a favorite solution for a roof rack to hold solar panels? Does it depend on the type of panels? Looking for a easy/universal option. Thanks!
  10. Promaster Builds and Conversions
    Hey lovely people! New here, new to van life, and just starting my build with absolutely no experience at all! I want to start living in my van full-time by October and travel around the US & Mexico. I work Mon-Fri 9am-5pm and plan on always being nearby some sort of co-working space for this...
  11. rack and fan

    2 Rich Solar 180w panels mounted on an Prime Design Alurack and a Maxxfan 6200 deluxe installed
  12. Promaster Builds and Conversions
    I ordered the 8020 adapter kit from Heinz and put together this mount for my singular solar panel. The solar panel I ordered from Platt electric : https://www.platt.com/platt-electric-supply/Solar-Modules-Monocrystalline-60-Cell/Q-CELLS/Q-PLUS-BFR-G4-1-290/product.aspx?zpid=1451328 It was only...
1-13 of 13 Results
Top