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Folding 20Watt Solar Panel with Reg & Wiring Kit

Energy Matters Folding Portable 20Watt Solar Panel with Regulator & Wiring Kit


'A perfect solution for camping'
The Nomad 20Watt 12Volt Kit weighs in at only 3kg and is perfect for the hiker, camper or tradesman who needs battery boosting on the go. The unit is again fully featured with regulator, cable and support legs. Its a perfect gift sized unit for any remote power supply situations, like phones, fans, lights and could even be kept in your car boot for emergencies


Kit Comprises Following Components


  • 2 x Suntech 10Watt 12Volt Solar Module
  • 1 x Morningstar Sunguard 12Volt 4.5Amp Regulator
  • 1 x Bag for safety and protection of the solar panels
  • 10m of Twin sheath cable
  • 1m of Twin sheath cable connected to Battery alligator clips
  • 4 x Anderson connectors 75A 600V plugs all fitted to Twin sheath cable
  • Aluminium stand
  • Miscellaneous components

The STP010-12 is a 10 watt, 12 volt solar panel, and will provide enough power to trickle charge a 12V vehicle or deep cycle battery. Helps run pumps, lights, fans, and small appliances such as stereos, televisions and VCR's in caravans, boats or cabins.
The STA010-12 modules are composed of 36 multi-crystalline silicon solar cells of similar performance, interconnected in series to obtain the 12 volt output.


Morningstar's SunSaver is the world's leading small solar controller for both professional and consumer applications.
The SunSaver?s advanced design delivers outstanding performance and value. The SunSaver?s low cost is made possible by Morningstar?s unique approach to design and manufacturing




  • Suntech Solar Module 25 Years Limited Warranty on Power Output
  • Morningstar 5 Year Warranty Period, 99.8% of Morningstar's products never

Suntech 10W Solar Module design Features


  • 36 high-efficiency Suntech Power Silicon Solar Cells
  • More power in peak hours through Suntech Power Cells
  • Optimized module performance with Nominal Voltage 12 V DC
  • Bypass diodes to avoid hot-spot effect
  • Cells are embedded in a sheet of TPT and EVA
  • 3.2 mm high transmissive low-iron, tempered glass
  • Unique esthetic appearance of cells
  • Attractive, stable,heavy duty anodized aluminum frames with convenient
  • mounting-access, for high wind-pressure and snow-load
  • The backside frames are equipped with drainage holes. So we eliminate the
  • risk that rain or snow water may accumulate in the frame lumen and freeze or even bend the frame in cold season
  • Pre-cabled with fast-connecting systems
  • Customer-desired packing

Suntech 10W Solar Module Technical Specifications


Electrical Characteristics
Maximum power at STC - Pmax 20 W
Open circuit voltage - Voc 21.6 V
Optimum operating voltage - Vmp 17.2 V
Short circuit current - Isc

1.30 A


Optimum operating current - Imp 1.20 A
Mechanical Characteristics
Dimensions Operating 625 x 368 x 18
Storage 310 x 368 x 40 mm
Weight 3.0 kg

Morningstar Sunguard 4.5A Regulator Features


  • ISO 9002 quality programs
  • Series design (not shunt)
  • 100% solid state
  • True 0 to 100% PWM duty cycle
  • Set point accuracy to 60 mV
  • Temperature compensation
  • Rated for 25% overloads
  • No need to derate
  • Lightning protected with 1500 W transorbs
  • Self-consumption is 6 mA
  • Fully encapsulated in epoxy potting
  • ABS plastic, impact-resistant case
  • Outdoor rated, Hypalon connecting wires

Morningstar Sunguard 4.5A Regulator Technical Specifications


Electrical Characteristics
Rated Solar Input 4.5 A
Max input 5 mins 5.5 A
System voltage 12 V
Max solar voltage 30 V
Regulator voltage 14.1 V
Accuracy 60 mV
Self consumption 6 mV
Temp compensation -28 mV/ ?C
Reverse current leakage < 10 μA
Operating temperature -40 ?C to +85 ?C
Mechanical Characteristics
Wire size 5.2 mm? Epoxy encapsulated
Anodized aluminum case Weight 0.09 kg

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This is an archive page for information purposes only.
  • Model: 2STA010-12kit
  • Shipping Weight: 3kg
  • Manufacturer:
    Suntech Power

This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 30 November, 1999.