How to Install Solar Panels to a Metal Roof

Hi i’m Shawn Haddock with S-5! Today we’re going to be installing the S-5! PVKIT 2.0. We’ve laid some panels on this roof just for purposes of this demonstration to show you different layout methods and nuances of those methods. What we’ve done here is I’ve tried to center the panel pretty much on the […]

Solar charge controller

Do you know what happens when you directly connect the existing battery and DC load in your house to solar panel? Most of the people don’t understand the importance of a solar charge controller. Hence, either they install a local solar charge controller or they directly connect solar panels to the battery. If you connect […]

Off Grid Camper Solar Panel Installation – Long Term Touring

g’day Brett here in this video I’m going to show you my solar panel installation on my Land Rover Defender for long term off-the-grid living as well as touring throughout Australia I’ll go through each of the components you need and tell you about the reasons why I’ve chosen what I have for the solar […]

Solar Panel Mounting Options – Solar FYI

Hi, this is Josh Roelofs with “FYI”, an informational video series from Wholesale Solar. Today, we’re going to talk about your main options for mounting your solar panels. Your three main options are IronRidge roof mount, IronRidge ground mount, and pole-mounted solar arrays. Your first option for installing your solar panel is to mount them […]

DIY: How to Install Off-grid or Hybrid Solar Inverter with Panels in India

Su-Kam MPPT Solar PCU 2.5 KVA/48V. Today we will understand how to connect the system to mains, battery and solar. First of all, we will connect Su-Kam MPPT Solar PCU to 48 V battery bank. We will connect four batteries with Brainy Touch in series. As you can see, this is battery number one, two, […]

Sizing Grid-tie Solar Power Systems – Solar FYI

Hi, this is Josh Roelofs with FYI, an informational video series from Wholesale Solar. Today we’re going to talk about how to size a gridtied solar system. If you’re not sure which type of system you need, check out our other video called, “FYI – Four Main Types of Solar Systems.” Let’s talk about how […]

Different types of Solar Panels – Solar FYI

Hi, this is Josh Roelofs with “FYI”, an informational video series from Wholesale Solar. Today, we’re going to discuss some of the different options you can consider when selecting solar panels for your system. There are a lot of solar panels available today. We stock two brands which we’re extremely confident in, called Astronergy and […]

Different types of Grid-Tie Inverters for solar power systems

Hi and welcome to “FYI”, a new informational video series from Wholesale Solar. My name is Josh Roelofs and today we’re going to talk about grid-tied inverter system options. Your first option is the SMA Sunny Boy inverter. The SMA Sunny Boy is the only gridtied inverter which includes the secure power supply which can […]

How to install solar panels yourself on your roof. (It’s easier than you think)

Hello, solar folks! My name is Jeremy Allen, solar design tech here at Wholesale Solar. Today we’re here to discuss one of the most important parts of your solar array, the solar racking system. We’re gonna go over the installation of the IronRidge XR100 racking system on an asphalt composition roof using the FlashFoot 2 […]