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

April 19, 2013


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?