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    Out of that 2K bucks, save enough for SOME kind...

    Out of that 2K bucks, save enough for SOME kind of generator.

    There will be times when you need to recharge. Assuming you are running lead-acid batteries now, as most do, you will NOT want...
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    He's down the coast, look it up. In the "thin...

    He's down the coast, look it up. In the "thin part" along Canada.

    That's still up at Hudson Bay type latitude, but well below the circle. Like I said, think North Scotland, Orkneys maybe.

    On...
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    The big problem with the numbers you have shown...

    The big problem with the numbers you have shown is the recharge rate. The 1500 W of panels is small.

    The more interesting number is the battery capacity. That sets your run time per day, and...
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    If you have 240V single phase, I would use it...

    If you have 240V single phase, I would use it directly if you can.

    Adding VFDs and using 3 phase is a way to avoid inrush, and may be a good idea if you have to. The efficiency will not be too...
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