How to Calculate Your Solar Power Needs | Full Time RV Tips
In this RV tips video, Liz and Dennis, two full time travelers share how to calculate your RV solar power needs to build the right RV solar system for your camper van, travel trailer, fifth wheel, or RV.
They share the process to determine your energy needs and in turn determine what size batteries, power inverter, solar controller, and solar power system is best for your rig.
*Important Note: This video was redone to update information. If you watched previously, it has been updated as of Sept. 25th 2018.
________________ Time Stamps of Video _________________ 0:00 Intro to Video 1:36 Calculating your Energy Usage (Finding your Wattage) 5:04 Wattage Calculator 8:06 Battery Bank Considerations & Battery Types 10:16 Determining your Inverter Size 11:24 Solar Charger Size 12:00 Solar Panel Considerations 12:55 Our Set Up & Do I Really Need That Much Solar?
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