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    johnb2713 replied to the thread Is this correct?.
    aliraja1234 As others have said I provided a two diagram in error. Heres a single way one.
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    johnb2713 replied to the thread Is this correct?.
    Youre correct, he did say it was a two way switch but never mentioned a two way circuit, my error. J
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    johnb2713 replied to the thread Is this correct?.
    Yes you asked for help and sound advice has been given. Maybe not the advice that you wanted but it is truly helpful advice. You have...
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    johnb2713 replied to the thread Growatt vs Pylontech batteries.
    Thanks for the info but I was never considering Pylontech battery, I'm assembling my own.
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    johnb2713 replied to the thread DIY solar install.
    Pretty much all the way through this thread youve been very insistant on having an off grid inverter rather than a grid tied inverter...
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    I wont be doing that, the number of days at 30 and above are very few. If there were more I would consider either a small chiller unit...
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    Mine are going outside in an insulated cabinet with small heater under them. The batteries themselves are going to be in a double wll...
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    Hi Bob, Attached is the specs of the EVE cells I'm using along with aging graphs. Temperature of operation is significant. J
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    johnb2713 replied to the thread Not sure if this is worthwhile.
    An energy diverter such as MyEnergi EDDI is a good addition. Whatever surplus solar energy you have be it 200w or 3kW will get dumped...
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    johnb2713 replied to the thread Not sure if this is worthwhile.
    Do you use any daytime peak rate units? If the answer is yes then a battery is worthwhile, charge up off peak / solar and stay off the...
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    johnb2713 replied to the thread Not sure if this is worthwhile.
    There are loads of solar experts around that will tell you to match or undersize the inverter. My experience has shown quite the...
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    johnb2713 replied to the thread Not sure if this is worthwhile.
    Have a look here:- https://www.in2gr8tedsolutions.co.uk/info/solar-generation-calculator.php that will give you a breakdown month on...
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    johnb2713 replied to the thread Why considiring the ROI?.
    I know what you mean, you can always tell a skilled craftsmen, take fuses for example:-
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    Its just about pro-rata, not quite but not far off. If you half discharge and then recharge you will nigh on double the number of cycles...
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    johnb2713 replied to the thread DIY solar install.
    From what I have read from the OP he really hasnt understood off grid 'v' grid tie. I feel he will be making a big mistake going for an...
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