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Old 12-22-2023, 12:03 PM   #1
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Dual Solar Tilt Mount question...

We have four solar panels on our GD 399TH. They're great; love 'em. But I can't tip them. So, winter boondocking, when the sun is low in the south tilting would be a great feature.

However... almost EVERY tilt mechanism I see is just "one way". Generally tilted toward the curb side of the rig. That's fine for the desert, but... we do a lot of Xscaper events, where we're boondocking, but we can't always pick the direction we park like we could in the general desert.

Someone out there HAS to have found a dual directional tilt setup for RV solar panels. Where you can choose which direction you're tilting to. Bonus points for something with a powered remote so I don't have to climb up there!

If you've got a product suggestion, I would love to hear it.

2018 Grand Design 399TH (44') 2019 Ford F-350 DRW
With 2016 Harley Heritage 2013 Sportster with a sidecar!
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Old 01-01-2024, 04:11 PM   #2
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It appears as though brackets sold by Renogy and others can tilt in both directions.

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Old 02-28-2024, 11:48 PM   #3
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You can ad more panels and not worry about tipping them. I have 10 100 watt panels in two rows, one per side and two charge controllers, one for each side.
I never worry about which way the sun is shinning.
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