DIY Solar Panel System: Battery Bank Wiring

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I show and explain how and why I wired my solar panel battery bank the way I did. I explain the fundamentals of battery bank wiring and the pitfalls if done incorrectly.

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- My Solar Panel System Wiring Diagram: http://i1338.photobucket.com/albums/o695/LDSPrepper/Solar/MySolarPanelSystemWiring_zps9152d04f.jpg

- 12v, 24v & 48v Battery Bank Wiring Diagrams: http://www.backwoodssolar.com/reference/battery_wiring_diagrams.htm

- Grape Solar 250 Watt Monocrystalline Solar Panel: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00635Y1AQ/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B00635Y1AQ&linkCode=as2&tag=yt0c-20

- BZ 500 MPPT500 Watt PV Charge Controller: http://www.bzproducts.net

- 6Volt Rayovac Ultra Pro Golf Car Battery: http://www.batteriesplus.com/product/33332-SLIGC110-6-volt-Battery/574-SLI/6067-Golf-Cart-Batteries/133277-E--Z--GO/TXT/TXT.aspx

- Samlex PST-150S-24A 1500-watt 24V Pure Sine Wave Inverter: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003FWNWWI/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B003FWNWWI&linkCode=as2&tag=yt0c-20

- Battery Tender 24 Volt Battery Charger: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002DTV172/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B002DTV172&linkCode=as2&tag=yt0c-20

- Battery Saver Desulfator: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003Z3EZ1O/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B003Z3EZ1O&linkCode=as2&tag=yt0c-20

- 24" Starter to Switch Battery Cable: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000BPTUFK/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B000BPTUFK&linkCode=as2&tag=yt0c-20

- 6 AWG Multi Strand Copper Wire, 60 Feet: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003HGHQT2/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B003HGHQT2&linkCode=as2&tag=yt0c-20

- KIll-A-Watt Meter: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00009MDBU/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B00009MDBU&linkCode=as2&tag=yt0c-20

- 35 Watt & 200 Watt Fuses: http://www.amazon.com/mn/search/?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&field-keywords=anl%20fuse&linkCode=ur2&sprefix=anl%2Caps%2C175&tag=yt0c-20&url=search-alias%3Daps
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