April 2013 Club Meeting - "Practical Solar for the Ham Operator"

April 19, 2013

7:00PM

Resurrection Lutheran Church
11575 North 1st Ave.
Oro Valley, AZ
 

Practical Solar for the Ham Operator

presented by Tim Brown KF7SYU and Taylor Peterson NN3T

 

Topics to include:
Solar vs a generator.
Grid tie and off grid systems.
Why some solar systems won't work in an emergency?
DC systems vs AC inverters
What kind of batteries do I need?
How large of a system do I need?
How much does it cost?
What is the investment payback?
How do I get started?