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Old 01-06-2014, 02:43 PM   #1
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Hello, want to install a 140 watt solar panel to the top of my 21 foot BigFoot. Fit is a bit smaller than luggage rack and I'm thinking I can attach to rack forgoing holes through roof. I understand TV antenna will not rise but not a problem as I don't watch. Advice please. Thanks.


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Old 01-07-2014, 12:05 PM   #2
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Watch for shadows. The biggest issue, aside from fastening the panel, is shadows being cast from AC, vents, antenna and the like. Even a 5% shadow will reduce a panel 50%.
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