The Ultimate RV Solar System! 8 Panels, 1,300 Watts, Off-Grid Ready!

The Ultimate RV Solar System! 8 Panels, 1,300 Watts, Off-Grid Ready!
The Ultimate RV Solar System! 8 Panels, 1,300 Watts, Off-Grid Ready!

We’ve installed one of the most awesome RV solar panel systems ever! Combining both rigid and flexible solar panels, and the coolest tilt kits, we’ve completely changed our off-grid capabilities. John will take you on a tour of the system, providing an overview of how it all came together.


The Safest, Most Secure RV Storage:
2019 Review & 2020 Preview:
Best Headlight Cleaner Yet:
RV Gray Valve Replacement:
Replace Your Propane Detector:
Italian RV Tour – Part 2 – Interior:
Italy RV Tour – Part 1 – Exterior:
RV Shower Repair & Caulking Tips:
RV TPMS – Our New System:
The RVers Producer Anthony Nalli:
Ultimate RV Electrical Protection:
We’re Coming to A TV Near You!:
Micro-Air EasyStart Installation:
Face East When We Boondock?:

Xantrex 160W Rigid Solar Panel:
Xantrex Flex Max Panels:
Conext MPPT 60-150 Charge Controller:
SolarVector Solar Lift Kits:
Duplex 6-gauge Cable:
Duplex 10-gauge Cable:
Liquid Tight Strain Relief (6 AWG):
Liquid Tight Strain Relief (10 AWG):
Strain Relief 2×10 AWG):
Waterproof IP67 Junction Box:
Dinkle Modular Solar Combiner (DK10N):
Blue Sea 187 Series 30-amp Breakers:
40-amp in-line fuses:
Cable crimping tool:
6-gauge Cable Lugs:
Heat-shrink tubing:
MC-4 Connectors:
MC-4 Crimping tool:
MC-4 Wrenches:
Dicor self-leveling lap sealant:
3M VHB Tape (0.75″ x 5 yards) (B007Y7H5GO):

Here’s a list of some of our favorite products that any new RV owner might want to own, available on Amazon:
Viair 400P-RV Portable Compressor:
LevelmatePRO RV Leveling Device:
Utility Blocks – Single:
Utility Blocks – 4 Pack:
20′ Heavy Duty Sewer Hose:
Clear Elbow Adapter:
20′ Sewer Hose Support:
25′ NeverKink Drinking Water Hose:
Adjustable Water Pressure Regulator:
Meguiar’s NXT 2.0 Wax:
Aerospace 303:
Invisible Glass w/Rain Repellent:
360 Siphon Vent – White:
360 Siphon Vent – Black:

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Full-Time RVers since April, 2003, we share DIY (do it yourself) RV maintenance, repair, travel, upgrade and operational tips & tricks.

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