See Also: Plug-Port
Flex-Port Roof-mounted system for piers, sheds, or cabins. For lighting, lifts, power tools, weed trimmers, chargers, and more. 120 watt flexible solar panel with soft mounts, vented all-weather deck box, solar controller, 1500 watt inverter, and wiring. Features 2 electrical outlets and 4 USB ports. Just insert and connect your deep cycle battery and you’re ready to go!
Flex-Port XL For heavier power needs; upgrade to a 200 watt solar panel, 2000 watt inverter, and 150ah total battery power.
Optional Storage Basket (4” x 4” x 14” hanging wire basket for cell phones, tools, etc.)
Optional Dusk to Dawn Dock Lights (Low voltage dock lighting package including 2 exterior dock lights (see images). Can be programmed for “Dusk to Dawn” or “On/Off Manual” switching)
Batteries cannot be shipped. System uses standard Deep-Cycle batteries, available locally at Walmart, Home Depot, Farm-Fleet, and other retailers. For the standard Plug-Port, all 24, 27, 30, or 31 group Deep-Cycle batteries will provide 75 to 105 amp-hours. Plug-Port system will hold two 24 or 27 batteries, or a single 30 or 31 battery. Battery prices begin around $80.
This system qualifies for the Energy Tax Credit provided by the IRS. For the year 2023, the IRS grants a 30% tax credit (not deduction, but actual credit) for the purchase of a qualified residential solar energy system.
For example, if your total purchase cost for a system (including batteries) is $2,000, the IRS will grant a (30%) $600 tax credit, effectively lowering your system cost to $1,400. See IRS Form 5695 for specifics.