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Solar photovoltaic panel should lock in panel size

NateLumen
Booster

TLDR: Solar panels come in a given size; changing the number of panels in the array should change the total size of the array, not the size of a given solar panel.

 

We are designing a photovoltaic array and we have the panel we want to use which has given dimensions. Using the Solar Photovoltaic Panel 27, we can enter both the number of panels in the array (horizontal and vertical) and the panel dimensions, but when changing the number of panels in the array (lets say by width), it then divides the total array width by the number of panels, as though the solar panel size itself is adjustable. What it would logically do is reduce the array width, rather than increasing the size of each panel. Does this make sense?

 

Anyone else?

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Barry Kelly
Moderator

I agree it makes sense that the panel size would stay constant and the overall size should change.

Of course it should just be an option so the user can decide.

 

Barry.

One of the forum moderators.
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