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DC Electrical Characteristics

  • STC Power Rating 170W
  • PTC Power Rating 153.45W 1
  • STC Power per unit of area 12.4W/ft2 (133.1W/m2)
  • Peak Efficiency 13.31%
  • Power Tolerances 0%/+3%
  • Number of Cells 72
  • Nominal Voltage not applicable
  • Imp 4.79A
  • Vmp 35.5V
  • Isc 5.19A
  • Voc 44.1V
  • NOCT 45°C
  • Temp. Coefficient of Power -0.45%/K
  • Temp. Coefficient of Voltage -0.154V/K
  • Series Fuse Rating 10A
  • Maximum System Voltage 600V

Mechanical Characteristics

  • Type Polycrystalline Silicon
  • Output Terminal Type Multicontact Connector Type 4
  • Frame Color Clear
  • Backsheet Color data not available
  • Length 62.8in (1,595mm)
  • Width 31.5in (801mm)
  • Depth 1.6in (40mm)
  • Weight 34.2lb (15.5kg)
  • Installation Method Rack-Mounted

Warranty and Certifications

  • 80% Power Output Warranty Period 25yrs
  • 90% Power Output Warranty Period data not available
  • Workmanship Warranty Period 6yrs
  • UL 1703 Fire Classification data not available
  • Compliances data not available
  • CSI Listed No
  • 1. PTC rating calculated using 45°C as the NOCT (Nominal Cell Operating Temperature)

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