Lightweight, easy to pack, and simple to use. The Voltaic 17W Solar Kit is the preferred solution for people wanting to have power at a remote cabin or campsite for cameras, laptops, phones, radios, and other small electronics. The Voltaic 17W Solar Kit combines a rugged, lightweight and waterproof 17W solar panel with a lightweight 72 Watt-Hour solar storage battery.
The Voltaic 17W Solar Kit Includes…
- 17 Watt 18V Solar Panel
- V72 Battery Pack (72WHr)
- AC & DC input options
- Standard laptop connectors
- 2.1A USB port
- 12V CLA output socket
- 4′ Solar panel extension cable
- 4′ Solar panel mounting straps
Applications and Charge times
- Voltaic V72 Battery: 8-9 hours in direct sunlight
- Smartphone via Voltaic battery: 1-2 hours
- Digital Camera: 1-3 hours
17W Solar Panel Specifications…
- Peak Power: 17 W
- Cell Type: Monocrystalline
- Cell Efficiency: 18%
- Open Circuit Voltage: 20.0 V
- Short Circuit Current: 1054 mA
- Peak Voltage*: 17.5 V
- Peak Current*: 958 mA
- Substrate: 3mm Aluminum/Plastic
- Connector: 3.5×1.1 mm plug
- Mount: 8 stainless steel bolts
- Dimensions: 393 x 274 x 6 mm (15.5 x 10.75 x 0.25″)
- Weight: 710 g (25 oz)
*Panel output is computed based on cell manufacturer’s data assuming 0% reduction of cell efficiency after packaging of cell strings. Electrical output tolerance +/- 10%. Under irradiance of 100 mW/cm2, absolute air mass of 1.5, at 25 °C, as per cell manufacturer’s specifications.
V72 Solar Battery Pack Specifications…
- Output Power & Voltages:
- USB : 5V/2A
- Input: 14-20V, up to 4A
- Maximum Output Power: 57 Watts
- Output Capacity: 20,000 mAh (72 Watt-Hours)
- Charge Time: 8-9 hours in direct sun from 16 Watt panel, 14-15 hours direct sun from 10 Watt panels, 6 hours from included AC Charger.
- Battery Type: Lithium Polymer
- Protection: Short Circuit, Over Charge, Over Discharge, Over Current, Over Temperature
- Weight: 1.1 pounds (500g)
- Dimensions: 185 x 125 x 14 mm
- Charge Display: LEDs light sequentially when charging.
- Capacity Display:
- 1 light < 20%
- 2 lights < 40%
- 3 lights < 60%
- 4 lights < 80%
- 5 lights > full
Modern Outpost Exclusive FREE accessories…
Panel Extension Cable : Adds an extra 1.2M (4ft) of distance between the panel & battery.
Attachment Straps : Tough nylon equipment straps (4ft long) with grommets placed to fit the 17W Voltaic panel both vertically or horizontally.