How to Install a Solar Panel

1:00 PM


Jeff Cote

How to Install a Solar Panel

Are you thinking of adding a solar panel to your boat this year? Join Jeff Cote and the PYS team to learn the proper way to install a solar panel including what type of controller, wiring and connectors you should use to maximize the energy from your panel to your battery. Make a day of it and attend the presentation at 11:00 a.m. to learn the difference between solar panels, controllers and wire.


Jeff is a systems design engineer, avid boater, entrepreneur, the author of the monthly column "Tech Talk" in Pacific Yachting Magazine and a regular yacht club and Power Squadron presenter. His company, Pacific Yacht Systems Inc., provides boaters with easy to use, reliable solutions for marine electrical and electronics. Jeff’s presentations are designed for beginners, tech-savvy, and DIY experts alike.

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