How to Program a Power Center In this video in our Solar Tech TV series, Josh the Tech Guy takes you through everything you need to know to get your power center programmed! By the end of this video, you'll be able to have your charge controller turned on and set, your inverter turned on and inverting, and all of the programming in for charging voltages and times, as well as programming the battery monitor kit and AC input amperage.
How to Use a Refractometer Josh the Tech Guy demonstrates how to use a refractometer to test the state of charge on flooded lead-acid batteries. To learn more about this product, visit E-Z Red B108 Handheld Battery Refractometer.
IronRidge SGA Solar Ground Mount PV System Designer Brent Hilton examines IronRidge SGA components and offers tips for successful installation of your Scalable Ground Array. Questions? Call 1-800-472-1142.
Setting AC Input Amps and Charge Rate Using Magnum Energy ME-RC 50 & ME-ARC Remotes Josh The Tech Guy demonstrates how to program the AC input amps (shore amps) and charge rate using the Magnum Energy ME-RC 50 and ME-ARC Remote Control. Questions? Call 1-800-472-1142.
Dipswitch Settings – Morningstar TriStar Charge Controller Josh The Tech Guy talks about dipswitch adjustments on the Morningstar TriStar charge controller. Specific settings will depend on your solar system. Questions? Call 1-800-472-1142.
Dipswitch Settings – MidNite Classic Lite Charge Controller Josh The Tech Guy explains how to access and adjust the dipswitch settings in a MidNite Solar Classic Lite charge controller. Questions? Call 1-800-472-1142.
How to Properly Attach Spring Clamp Connectors Josh The Tech Guy shows how to properly connect wires using spring clamp connectors, or "stab terminals," so you don't blow out your solar system. Items that use spring clamp connectors include SolarWorld 130-watt solar panels, SolarEdge AC/DC Disconnect Box and SolarEdge Inverters. Questions? Call 1-800-472-1142
How to Program Magnum Energy Battery Monitor Kit (ME-BMK ) Josh The Tech Guy demonstrates how to program the Magnum Energy ME-BMK Battery Monitor Kit using the Magnum Energy ME-ARC Remote Control. Questions? Call 1-800-472-1142.
Introducing Magnum PT-100 Charge Controller Josh The Tech Guy takes us on a tour of the brand new Magnum Energy Power Track 100, or PT-100. Turns out the world's first 100-amp charge controller is both simple and powerful. Questions? Call 1-800-472-1142.
Introducing Rolling Thunder™ RT-2000 from Four Star Solar Josh The Tech Guy offers a tour of the brand new Rolling Thunder RT-2000 portable battery backup system. A simple plug-n-play unit for power when and where you need it. Questions? Call 1-800-472-1142.
Introducing the Conext SW Inverter Platform from Schneider Electric Josh The Tech Guy shows off the new Conext SW 2524 Inverter and Conext ComBox for controlling your system online from your computer or mobile device. Questions? Call 1-800-472-1142.
Introducing MidNite Solar Birdhouse Josh The Tech Guy explains the MidNite Solar Birdhouse. A new emergency safety disconnect switch providing firefighters with a quick way to disconnect a system in the event of a fire. Questions? Call 1-800-472-1142.
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