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Posted: 02/05/20 03:24pm Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

Morningstar:
I have used these on my boat for many years. When anything at all went wrong, I call the number, I get transferred to their ENGINEERS, located here in the US. They get my address, a unit gets sent to me in the mail. They want the bad one back, in the engineering department to take apart and figure what went wrong. They have a 5 year warranty and I have found it to be very solid.
I have used the single PWM unit and now the Sunsaver Duo that charges two different batteries at the same time.

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Morningstar SunSaver SS-MPPT-15L
60v/15A. $200
Gel/sealed-AGM/flooded
5 yr warranty
Epoxy filled (can take weather)

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TechWriter wrote:

MidNite Solar -- Classic or Kid.



I installed four high voltage 250w panels so I could run standard PV cable. Only drawback was i had to purchase charge controller that could handle the voltage the panels put out when wired in series, up to 120 volts! Midnight Solar Classic Light 150 fit the bill and has been running w/o issue for the last 3 years. Will FULLY charge my four Interstate batteries!


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EPsolar... ( EPever and ACCOPOWER or such same company?)

I see what looks like 3 different designs all called Tracer series.

EPsolar 3210AN $132
Saw a video where it was opened up. Seemed Decent quallity.
Sealed/Gel/flooded
MPPT 30A

EPsolar Tracer 3215BN. $138
Sealed/flooded/gel/user
MPPT 30A
This seems similar to above, but has cast aluminum case with fins

Tracer 5210BPL. $80?
46v/15A
Sealed/gel/flood/Li/user

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Renogy Rover Li
Renogy Rover Elite
20-30A models. $90-115
Sealed/flood/gel/Li
Opt. Bluetooth module

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Has anyone experience with either
-Victron MPPT 100/30

-Eco-Worthy 40A MPPT

Both seem to have impressive built in bluetooth displays.
Victron may have a 5 year warranty.

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groundhogy wrote:

Has anyone experience with either
-Victron MPPT 100/30

-Eco-Worthy 40A MPPT

Both seem to have impressive built in bluetooth displays.
Victron may have a 5 year warranty.


Not exactly, but we've been very happy with our Victron SmartSolar 75/15. We have it on the Victron network with our BMV-712 battery monitor so it can adjust for temperature.

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groundhogy wrote:

EPsolar... ( EPever and ACCOPOWER or such same company?)

I see what looks like 3 different designs all called Tracer series.

EPsolar 3210AN $132
Saw a video where it was opened up. Seemed Decent quallity.
Sealed/Gel/flooded
MPPT 30A

EPsolar Tracer 3215BN. $138
Sealed/flooded/gel/user
MPPT 30A
This seems similar to above, but has cast aluminum case with fins

Tracer 5210BPL. $80?
46v/15A
Sealed/gel/flood/Li/user


Ah, the race to the bottom.


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Renogy has a bluetooth module that you buy extra.

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Well I haven't seen anyone post a link to this yet, so here is something to watch.


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