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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 23-03-2016, 00:50 Thread Starter
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Fitting a solar panel

I have an auto roller 700 and use my roof space for kayaks and a roof box.

I'd like to place a solar panel on it, but was thinking about placing it near where the hump starts to flatten out on behind the Luton.

Anyone fitted one yet ?

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Just wondering if you ever did this and if so, what did you go for and how easy was it ?

I've got a 600G and also carry kayaks so I'm looking to place a panel in the same location.

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You could fit the semi-flexible solar panels to the humped section of roof, and install a cable entry gland to the cupboard with the roller door. This will free up the solid structual section of the roof for storage boxes and kyaks etc.
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2 helpful posts there Daniel - I can see you'll be an asset on the forum!

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