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Solar Wiring Diagrams

for Campers, Camper Vans and RV's

SOLAR WIRING DIAGRAM SURVEY

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Quick note before we get started.  This is just one part of an overarching “How to Install a DIY Camper Van Electrical System” series.  If you’ve just stumbled on this article directly without seeing that, there are likely some things we’ve already covered.  If you want to check out that step by step guide, you can do that here: https://www.explorist.life/diy-campervan-solar

…or you can check out the individual lessons here:

Step 1: Learn the Basic Parts of a DIY Camper Solar Setup

Step 2: Learn How Many Batteries You'll Need to Power Your Camper (Power Audit Calculator)

Step 3: Choose the Type of Batteries You'll Use to Power Your Camper

Step 4: Learn how many solar panels you'll need to charge your Batteries

Step 5: Learn how to choose the correct charge controller for your solar panels (with calculator)

Step 6: How to size and choose the inverter for your camper

Step 7: How to add Shore Power to your Camper Electrical System

Step 8: Learn How to Charge your House batteries with your Engine Alternator

Step 9: Learn How to Choose the correct Battery Isolator for your System

Step 10: Learn how to Install and why you need a Battery Monitor

Step 11: Learn how to choose wire sizes and types

Step 12: How to Size Fuses in your System

Step 13: How to wire 12v Accessories in to your system

Step 14: Learn how to wire Lights & Switches (Including 2 way switches)

 

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200 Amp Hour, 400 Watt Solar, Inverter, Shore Power & Alternator Parts List (Click to Expand)

MAIN COMPONENT DISCOUNT BUNDLE

OTHER MAIN COMPONENTS (available on amazon)

WIRES

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LUGS & WIRE TERMINALS

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BREAKERS & FUSES

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Misc

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