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Old 07-16-2021, 02:15 AM   #66 (permalink)
oil pan 4
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The best way to screw the coop is to get more power from my panels.
I could just get bigger panels, but then I would have to redo racking, ick.
They are only west tilted, as thats what's available. So peak power is about 7.4kw out of 9.6kw worth of panels. Pointing them straight at the sun will only get about 10% to 15% more power. Tracker will only increase energy out put by a out 30%, okay maybe 40% for my sub standard install.
Man I wish I had other people's money for a budget like the government.
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1984 chevy suburban, custom made 6.5L diesel turbocharged with a Garrett T76 and Holset HE351VE, 22:1 compression 13psi of intercooled boost.
1989 firebird mostly stock. Aside from the 6-speed manual trans, corvette gen 5 front brakes, 1LE drive shaft, 4th Gen disc brake fbody rear end.
2011 leaf SL, white, portable 240v CHAdeMO, trailer hitch, new batt as of 2014.
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