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Morningstar Tristar Charge Controller MPPT 45 Amp - TS-MPPT-45

Product Description
$635.00 $665.00
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This TS-MPPT-45 controller is rated for 45A at 12, 24, or 48V. Morningstar’s TriStar MPPT solar controller with TrakStar Technology is an advanced maximum power point tracking (MPPT) battery charger for off-grid photovoltaic (PV) systems. The controller provides the industry’s highest peak efficiency of 99% and significantly less power loss compared to other MPPT controllers.

The TriStar MPPT features a smart tracking algorithm that maximizes the energy harvest from the PV by rapidly finding the solar array peak power point with extremely fast sweeping of the entire I-V curve. This product is the first PV controller to include on-board Ethernet for a fully web-enabled interface and includes up to 200 days of data logging.

Morningstar MPPT Controller Features:
- Very fast sweeping of the entire I-V curve
- Recognition of multiple power points during shading or mixed PV arrays
- Robust thermal design and no cooling fans
- Parallel circuit design provides less stress and longer life for electronic components
- No mechanical relays
- Extensive electronic protections including PV short circuit protection
- Peak efficiency of 99%
- Low self-consumption
- Continuous operation at full power to 45 DEG C (113 DEG F) without need to de-rate
- Enables system monitoring, data logging and adjustability. Uses open standard - - -MODBUS protocol and Morningstar's MS View software.
- The optional TriStar Meter and Remote Meter provides detailed operating data, alarms and faults
- Three LED's display system status
- Up to 200 days of data logging via meters or communications ports
- Maximum Self-consumption 2.7 Watts

Optional Equipment:
TriStar Meter-2 (TS-M-2)
TriStar Remote Meter-2 (TS-RM-2)
Meter Hub (HUB-1)
Relay Driver (RD-1)


Documents
:
Tristar MPPT Spec Sheet 
Tristar MPPT User Manual

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Jake Harr
Best off grid solar charge controller available

I've used this controller for a handful of small off grid systems and it is hands down the best controller available. It does exactly what it should do, there are never any questions about how its performing and why.