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DC Electrical Properties

  • Maximum Input Current 36A
  • Start Voltage 175V
  • Max DC Input Voltage 500V
  • Peak Power Tracking Voltage 150V - 425V
  • Number of MPPTs 2
  • MPPTs Can Be Paralleled No
  • Maximum Current per MPPT 18A
  • Operating Voltage Range 150V - 500V
  • Polarity of Ground Floating
  • DC Disconnect Yes
  • DC Terminal Quantity 4
  • Includes Fuses for String Inputs No
  • Max Rating for String Fuses data not available
  • Rating of Included String Fuses not applicable
  • DC Input Wire Gauge Range data not available
  • Integrated DC Arc Fault Protection Yes

AC Electrical Properties

  • Rated Power Output 6000W (120V)
    12000W (240V)
  • Compatible Utility Voltages 120V, 240V
  • Peak Efficiency 97.5%
  • Weighted Efficiency 96.5%
  • Maximum Output Current 50A
  • Max OCPD rating data not available
  • AC Disconnect Yes
  • AC Input Wire Gauge Range data not available
  • Sleep Consumption data not available
  • Standby Consumption data not available

Mechanical Characteristics

  • Height 25.6in (650mm)
  • Width 18.8in (478mm)
  • Depth 7.1in (180mm)
  • Weight 75lb (34kg)
  • NEMA Enclosure Rating NEMA 1
  • Cooling Method Forced Air

Environmental Constraints

  • Ambient Temperature Range -13°F - 122°F (-25°C - 50°C)

Warranties and Compliances

  • Compliances UL 1741, UL 1699B, IEEE 1547
  • CSI Listed No

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