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An Introduction to Morningstar Solar PV Controllers
Morningstar Corporation have recently become the world's leading supplier of solar pv charge controllers.

Exceptionally high reliability and build quality make the Morningstar range perfect for commercial solar pv applications.

Many of the Morningstar controllers are fully epoxy encapsulated making them ideal for marine use. All Morningstar products carry a 5 year warranty. 





An Introduction to Morningstar Solar PV Controllers



Morningstar Sunguard 4.5A, 12VDC Solar Charge Controller
Morningstar’s SunGuard is the most advanced small, economical solar charge controller on the market today.

SunGuard’s technology provides:
Exceptional Reliability
PWM Battery Charging
Consistent High Quality
Low Cost

The SunGuard has the same quality and performance as the world-leading SunSaver controllers as they are manufactured on the same production lines using the same components. 



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Price:   £30.13 / €33.14 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Sunguard 4.5A, 12VDC Solar Charge Controller
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Morningstar Sunsaver 6.5A, 12VDC Solar Charge Controller
Morningstar’s SunSaver is the world’s leading small solar controller for both professional and consumer applications.

SunSaver’s technology provides:

Exceptional Reliability
PWM Battery Charging
Consistent High Quality

The SunSaver’s advanced design delivers outstanding performance and value. The SunSaver’s low cost is made possible by Morningstar’s unique approach to design and manufacturing:

Automated production
ISO 9002 quality programs
Latest power electronic technologies
Latest control and logic technologies
High volume manufacturing
 



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Price:   £49.93 / €54.92 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Sunsaver 6.5A, 12VDC Solar Charge Controller
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Morningstar Sunsaver 10A, 12VDC Solar Charge Controller
Morningstar’s SunSaver is the world’s leading small solar controller for both professional and consumer applications.

SunSaver’s technology provides:

Exceptional Reliability
PWM Battery Charging
Consistent High Quality

The SunSaver’s advanced design delivers outstanding performance and value. The SunSaver’s low cost is made possible by Morningstar’s unique approach to design and manufacturing:

Automated production
ISO 9002 quality programs
Latest power electronic technologies
Latest control and logic technologies
High volume manufacturing
 



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Price:   £66.58 / €73.24 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Sunsaver 10A, 12VDC Solar Charge Controller
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Morningstar Sunsaver 10A, 24VDC Solar Charge Controller
Morningstar’s SunSaver is the world’s leading small solar controller for both professional and consumer applications.

SunSaver’s technology provides:

Exceptional Reliability
PWM Battery Charging
Consistent High Quality

The SunSaver’s advanced design delivers outstanding performance and value. The SunSaver’s low cost is made possible by Morningstar’s unique approach to design and manufacturing:

Automated production
ISO 9002 quality programs
Latest power electronic technologies
Latest control and logic technologies
High volume manufacturing
 



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Price:   £72.73 / €80.00 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Sunsaver 10A, 24VDC Solar Charge Controller
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Morningstar Sunsaver 15A, 12VDC/24VDC MPPT Solar Charge Controller
This long-awaited Sunsaver MPPT controller is the natural evolution of the legendary Sunsaver controller range and is ideal for commercial or marine applications.

A Remote Meter is now available as an optional extra.

The controller can be used on 12v or 24v battery banks, with a maximum solar pv wattage of 200w and 400w respectively.

Features:

MPPT Power Boosting Technology
Max PV Power : 400w @ 24v, 200w @ 12v
Temperature compensated charging
Electronically protected
15A Load LVD facility
LED Status Indication
Datalogging Function
Remote temperature sensor available as option.
5yr Warranty. 



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Price:   £215.92 / €237.51 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Sunsaver 15A, 12VDC/24VDC MPPT Solar Charge Controller
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Morningstar Sunsaver 20A, 12VDC Solar Charge Controller
Morningstar’s SunSaver is the world’s leading small solar controller for both professional and consumer applications.

SunSaver’s technology provides:

Exceptional Reliability
PWM Battery Charging
Consistent High Quality

The SunSaver’s advanced design delivers outstanding performance and value. The SunSaver’s low cost is made possible by Morningstar’s unique approach to design and manufacturing:

Automated production
ISO 9002 quality programs
Latest power electronic technologies
Latest control and logic technologies
High volume manufacturing
 



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Price:   £91.21 / €100.33 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Sunsaver 20A, 12VDC Solar Charge Controller
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Morningstar Sunsaver 20A, 24VDC Solar Charge Controller
Morningstar’s SunSaver is the world’s leading small solar controller for both professional and consumer applications.

SunSaver’s technology provides:

Exceptional Reliability
PWM Battery Charging
Consistent High Quality

The SunSaver’s advanced design delivers outstanding performance and value. The SunSaver’s low cost is made possible by Morningstar’s unique approach to design and manufacturing:

Automated production
ISO 9002 quality programs
Latest power electronic technologies
Latest control and logic technologies
High volume manufacturing
 



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Price:   £95.83 / €105.41 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Sunsaver 20A, 24VDC Solar Charge Controller
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Morningstar SunSaver Duo with Digital Display 25A, 12VDC
Morningstar’s SunSaver Duo is an advanced PWM two battery controller for motorhomes, caravans, boats and cottages. Rated for 25 amps at 12VDC, this product will charge two separate and isolated batteries at the same time, such as a "house" and an engine battery, based on user selectable priorities. This controller also includes a backlit remote digital meter which may be mounted in or on a wall, and displays detailed status information about the solar pv system.

Dual battery charging from one solar panel/array.
Detailed system information via remote digital display.
Epoxy encapsulated for reliability.
Extensive electronic protection.
Max power 25A, 12VDC.
Warranty: 5 years.  



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Price:   £158.71 / €174.58 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar SunSaver Duo with Digital Display 25A, 12VDC
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Morningstar Sunlight 10A, 12VDC Solar Charge Controller inc Dusk/Dawn Facility
Morningstar’s advanced SunLight solar lighting charge controller combines the SunSaver design with a microcontroller to provide automatic lighting control functions.

This solar controller is typically used in solar street-lighting systems or sign lighting systems.

The SunLight technology features:
• Microcontroller digital accuracy & Proven Reliability
• Precise Lighting Control
• PWM Battery Charging
• Detects day and night using the PV array
• Sealed/Flooded battery select
• Temperature compensation

Operation:
• Rotary digital switch to select among 10 lighting options (see notes)
• Test button flashes red LED to confirm correct rotary switch selection
• Low Voltage Disconnect (LVD) overrides lighting timer
• Test button turns lights on for 5 minutes (in LVD limited to 3 times)
• Sunrise overrides lighting timer
• Timer accuracy is within 2 seconds 



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Price:   £95.83 / €105.41 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Sunlight 10A, 12VDC Solar Charge Controller inc Dusk/Dawn Facility
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Morningstar Sunlight 10A, 24VDC Solar Charge Controller inc Dusk/Dawn Facility
Morningstar’s advanced SunLight solar lighting charge controller combines the SunSaver design with a microcontroller to provide automatic lighting control functions.

This solar controller is typically used in solar street-lighting systems or sign lighting systems.

The SunLight technology features:
• Microcontroller digital accuracy & Proven Reliability
• Precise Lighting Control
• PWM Battery Charging
• Detects day and night using the PV array
• Sealed/Flooded battery select
• Temperature compensation

Operation:
• Rotary digital switch to select among 10 lighting options (see notes)
• Test button flashes red LED to confirm correct rotary switch selection
• Low Voltage Disconnect (LVD) overrides lighting timer
• Test button turns lights on for 5 minutes (in LVD limited to 3 times)
• Sunrise overrides lighting timer
• Timer accuracy is within 2 seconds 



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Price:   £101.99 / €112.19 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Sunlight 10A, 24VDC Solar Charge Controller inc Dusk/Dawn Facility
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Morningstar Sunlight 20A, 12VDC Solar Charge Controller inc Dusk/Dawn Facility
Morningstar’s advanced SunLight solar lighting charge controller combines the SunSaver design with a microcontroller to provide automatic lighting control functions.

This solar controller is typically used in solar street-lighting systems or sign lighting systems.

The SunLight technology features:
• Microcontroller digital accuracy & Proven Reliability
• Precise Lighting Control
• PWM Battery Charging
• Detects day and night using the PV array
• Sealed/Flooded battery select
• Temperature compensation

Operation:
• Rotary digital switch to select among 10 lighting options (see notes)
• Test button flashes red LED to confirm correct rotary switch selection
• Low Voltage Disconnect (LVD) overrides lighting timer
• Test button turns lights on for 5 minutes (in LVD limited to 3 times)
• Sunrise overrides lighting timer
• Timer accuracy is within 2 seconds 



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Price:   £122.00 / €134.20 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Sunlight 20A, 12VDC Solar Charge Controller inc Dusk/Dawn Facility
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Morningstar ProStar PS15M 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD with Monitor
The Morningstar Prostar is the world’s leading mid-range solar controller for commercial pv applications.

This second generation Prostar provides longer battery life and improved system performance, as well as setting new standards for reliability and self-diagnostics.

With comprehensive electronic protection and an optional digital status display, the Prostar is a highly advanced solar controller, offering a wide range of features.

Features:

Tropicalisation: conformal coating, stainless-steel fasteners & anodised aluminum heat sink
Current compensated low voltage disconnect (LVD)
3-position battery select: gel, sealed or flooded
LED’s indicate battery status and faults
Temperature compensated charging.
Jumper to eliminate telecom noise
PWM series battery charging
Design life: 15 years +

Optional remote temperature sensor. 



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Price:   £154.31 / €169.74 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar ProStar PS15M 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD with Monitor
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Morningstar ProStar PS30 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD
The Morningstar Prostar is the world’s leading mid-range solar controller for commercial pv applications.

This second generation Prostar provides longer battery life and improved system performance, as well as setting new standards for reliability and self-diagnostics.

With comprehensive electronic protection and an optional digital status display, the Prostar is a highly advanced solar controller, offering a wide range of features.

Features:

Tropicalisation: conformal coating, stainless-steel fasteners & anodised aluminum heat sink
Current compensated low voltage disconnect (LVD)
3-position battery select: gel, sealed or flooded
LED’s indicate battery status and faults
Temperature compensated charging.
Jumper to eliminate telecom noise
PWM series battery charging
Design life: 15 years +

Optional remote temperature sensor. 



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Price:   £131.23 / €144.35 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar ProStar PS30 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD



Morningstar ProStar PS30M 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD with Monitor
The Morningstar Prostar is the world’s leading mid-range solar controller for commercial pv applications.

This second generation Prostar provides longer battery life and improved system performance, as well as setting new standards for reliability and self-diagnostics.

With comprehensive electronic protection and an optional digital status display, the Prostar is a highly advanced solar controller, offering a wide range of features.

Features:

Tropicalisation: conformal coating, stainless-steel fasteners & anodised aluminum heat sink
Current compensated low voltage disconnect (LVD)
3-position battery select: gel, sealed or flooded
LED’s indicate battery status and faults
Temperature compensated charging.
Jumper to eliminate telecom noise
PWM series battery charging
Design life: 15 years +

Optional remote temperature sensor. 



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Price:   £186.65 / €205.32 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar ProStar PS30M 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD with Monitor
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Morningstar ProStar PS-MPPT-25 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD
 



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Price:   £275.00 / €302.50 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar ProStar PS-MPPT-25 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD
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Morningstar ProStar PS-MPPT-25M 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD
 



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Price:   £339.00 / €372.90 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar ProStar PS-MPPT-25M 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD
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Morningstar ProStar PS-MPPT-40 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD
 



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Price:   £368.00 / €404.80 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar ProStar PS-MPPT-40 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD
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Morningstar ProStar PS-MPPT-40M 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD
 



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Price:   £431.00 / €474.10 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar ProStar PS-MPPT-40M 12VDC/24VDC Charge Controller LVD
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Morningstar ProStar PS-MPPT-WB
 



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Price:   £39.00 / €42.90 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar ProStar PS-MPPT-WB
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Morningstar Tristar 30A, MPPT 12/24/36/48VDC Charge Controller
30A Current Capacity
12/24/48VDC
Maximizes Energy Harvest via MPPT Technology
Extremely High Reliability
Very High Efficiency
Extensive Networking and Communication Capabilities
Metering and Data Logging
Comes with external temperature sensor 



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Price:   £331.00 / €364.10 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Tristar 30A, MPPT 12/24/36/48VDC Charge Controller



Morningstar Tristar 45A, MPPT 12/24/36/48VDC Charge Controller
45A Current Capacity
12/24/48VDC
Maximizes Energy Harvest via MPPT Technology
Extremely High Reliability
Very High Efficiency
Extensive Networking and Communication Capabilities
Metering and Data Logging
Comes with external temperature sensor 



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Price:   £414.00 / €455.40 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Tristar 45A, MPPT 12/24/36/48VDC Charge Controller
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Morningstar Tristar 60A, MPPT 12/24/36/48VDC Charge Controller
60A Current Capacity
12/24/48VDC
Maximizes Energy Harvest via MPPT Technology
Extremely High Reliability
Very High Efficiency
Extensive Networking and Communication Capabilities
Metering and Data Logging (including inbuilt Webserver with IP45 network)
Comes with external temperature sensor 



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Price:   £518.00 / €569.80 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Tristar 60A, MPPT 12/24/36/48VDC Charge Controller
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Morningstar Tristar 45A, 12/24/48VDC Hybrid Charge Controller
Morningstar’s Tristar controller is a highly versatile three-function controller that provides reliable solar battery charging, load control or diversion regulation.

The controller operates in one of these modes at a time. Two or more Tristars are used to provide multiple functions, for example; one operating as a load controller and the other as a solar controller.

The Tristar is designed for both solar home systems and professional applications. The optional digital meter is the most sophisticated and informative controller meter on the market.


Features:

Ratings up to 60A at 48VDC will handle solar arrays up to 4kW
Communications capability - RS-232 connection
3 LED's to indicate status, faults and alarms
Temperature compensated charging
DIP switches for easy on-site setup
Extensive electronic protections
PWM series battery charging
Design life: 15 years +

Optional remote temperature sensor. 



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Price:   £145.00 / €159.50 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Tristar 45A, 12/24/48VDC Hybrid Charge Controller
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Morningstar Tristar 60A, 12/24/48VDC Hybrid Charge Controller
Morningstar’s Tristar controller is a highly versatile three-function controller that provides reliable solar battery charging, load control or diversion regulation.

The controller operates in one of these modes at a time. Two or more Tristars are used to provide multiple functions, for example; one operating as a load controller and the other as a solar controller.

The Tristar is designed for both solar home systems and professional applications. The optional digital meter is the most sophisticated and informative controller meter on the market.


Features:

Ratings up to 60A at 48VDC will handle solar arrays up to 4kW
Communications capability - RS-232 connection
3 LED's to indicate status, faults and alarms
Temperature compensated charging
DIP switches for easy on-site setup
Extensive electronic protections
PWM series battery charging
Design life: 15 years +

Optional remote temperature sensor. 



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Price:   £192.00 / €211.20 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Tristar 60A, 12/24/48VDC Hybrid Charge Controller
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Morningstar Meter Hub - MS-HUB-1
The Morningstar MeterHub allows one Morningstar Digital Meter to monitor multiple Morningstar products.

The MeterHub enables multiple controllers to share a single TriStar Digital meter and display both single controller data (TriStar #1, TriStar #2...) as well as aggregated data for the entire system. The device also enables multiple controllers to share a single Relay Driver and fully utilize all 4 channels of the Relay Driver for different functions (alarms, load disconnects, generator starts) from multiple products.

Features :

Allows up to 15 Morningstar products on a single MeterBus network.
Electrically isolates devices that supply power to the network.
Five status LED’s indicate the proper network connection to each port
Suitable for either wall or DIN rail mounting.

Compatible with the following Morningstar products :

SunSaver-MPPT
TriStar
TriStar-MPPT
TriStar Meter-2
TriStar Remote Meter-2
Relay Driver
 



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Price:   £106.28 / €116.91 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Meter Hub - MS-HUB-1
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Morningstar Tristar Digital Meter (LCD) - TS-M-2
5 Year Warranty Digital Meter (replaces face plate on controller) for use with:

Tristar and Tristar MPPT controllers.
 



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Price:   £81.46 / €89.61 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Tristar Digital Meter (LCD) - TS-M-2
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Morningstar Tristar Remote Digital Meter (LCD) - TS-RM-2
5 Year Warranty Remote Digital Meter for use with:

Tristar and Tristar MPPT controllers.
 



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Price:   £104.28 / €114.71 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Tristar Remote Digital Meter (LCD) - TS-RM-2
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Morningstar Remote Digital Meter (LCD) - RM-1
5 Year Warranty Remote Digital Meter for use with:

SunSaver Duo controller.
SunSaver MPPT controller.
 



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Price:   £85.85 / €94.44 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Remote Digital Meter (LCD) - RM-1
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Morningstar Relay Driver 8-68VDC Input
Morningstar's RelayDriver is a logic module which provides high level system control functions such as high/low voltage alarms, load control and generator start.

Voltage sense.
Current sense (with Shunt).
Temperature sense.
Senses alarm conditions from other Morningstar devices.
Programmable via RS232 connection (MODBUS compatible).
5 yr warranty.
12 - 48VDC power input. 



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Price:   £125.00 / €137.50 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Relay Driver 8-68VDC Input
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Morningstar Remote Temperature Sensor
The RTS is recommended whenever the temperature of the battery varies more than 5°C (9°F) during the year. 



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Price:   £25.00 / €27.50 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Remote Temperature Sensor
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Morningstar Sunsaver DIN Rail Clips
Custom made to match the mounting holes on the SunSaver controllers and to either snap on to the middle of the rail or to slide on from the end of the rail. The clips also provide a mechanism to allow easy removal of the controller from the DIN rail without removing the clips.

Compatible with the following Morningstar solar controllers:
SunSaver, SunLight, SunSaver Duo, SunSaver MPPT. 



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Price:   £5.76 / €6.34 (Ex VAT at 20%)

Morningstar Sunsaver DIN Rail Clips
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PC MeterBus Adapter Programming Unit
Morningstar’s PC Meterbus Adapter (MSC) converts a controller’s meter port (RJ-11 phone type connector) to a standard RS-232 serial connector for connection to a PC or other equipment. The MSC may be used with any Morningstar controller or inverter equipped with a meter connection that does not also already have a RS-232 port.  



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Price:   £36.32 / €39.95 (Ex VAT at 20%)

PC MeterBus Adapter Programming Unit




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