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PiJuice Solar Panel - 40 Watt

SKU: CE05651

$240.00 AUD, inc GST
$218.18 AUD, exc GST

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PiJuice Solar Panel - 40 Watt
240 AUD

SKU: CE05651

$240.00 AUD, inc GST
$218.18 AUD, exc GST

Shipping:

  • $6.95 Standard (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $9.95 Express (Overnight*, tracked)
  • $3 Economy Post* (3-7 days, no tracking)
  • FREE Pickup (Newcastle only)

Shipping costs may increase for heavy products or large orders.

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The PiJuice 40 Watt Solar panel is the ideal way to charge and/or power your PiJuice HAT and Raspberry Pi for free when you're in a sunny location. By using a solar panel and PiJuice, containing our revolutionary PiAnywhere technology, you can truly take your Raspberry Pi off the grid!

Features

  • Highly portable - a large 40 watt panel that folds down and velcros into a super compact size. Easy to pack up and go
  • Easily mountable - three metal eye-holes on each edge (6 total) allow easy attachment to backpacks, trees, or tents
  • Has a useful velcro storage pouch for storing any essential items
  • Lightweight - The panel weighs only 900 grams
  • Water resistant up to IPX4 rating
  • Incredibly durable stitching and construction
  • Two Regulated 5v/2.4A USB outputs and a 19 volt DC jack - it works with your PiJuice, smartphones, tablets, audio players and more!
  • Features SunPower solar panels which provide industry-leading solar conversion efficiency

Specifications

  • Solar panel - 6.5 volts / 40 watts
  • Regulated Max output - 5 volts / 35 watts
  • Single USB max output - 12 watts (there are two on board which can be used simultaneously)
  • Includes 19 volt DC jack output
  • Built in smart-power chip
  • Boxed dimensions - 34.7 x 17.1 x 5.1cm
  • Unboxed, folded dimensions - 33 x 16 x 4cm
  • Unboxed, unfolded dimensions - 70.5 x 65 x 1.8cm
  • Boxed weight - 1.1kg
  • Unboxed weight - 0.9kg
  • Country of origin - China
  • CE and FCC tested

Contains

  • PiJuice Solar Panel - 40 Watt
  • USB to microUSB Cable
  • User Manual

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Product Comments

Exact shipping can be calculated on the view cart page (no login required).

We deliver Australia-wide with these options:

  • $3 for Small Items (3-7 days, not tracked, only available on selected small items)
  • $6.95 for Standard Post (2-4 days, tracked)
  • $9.95 for Express Post (Overnight for most of Australia, 2+ days for rural, tracked)
  • Pickup - Free! Only available to customers who live in the Newcastle region (only after we email you to notify your order is ready)

International Orders - the following rates are for New Zealand and will vary for other countries:

  • $11.49 for Pack and Track (3+ days, tracked)
  • $16.50 for Express International (2-5 days, tracked)

If you order lots of gear, the postage amount might increment based on the weight of your order.

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Unit 18, 132 Garden Grove Parade
Adamstown
NSW, 2289
Australia

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