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5 Watt Budget Solar Panel (BP005)

£14.80 inc VAT

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5 Watt Budget Solar Panel - BP005

Off Grid Technologies our proud to offer our budget range of solar panels, providing a quality panel at a competitive price. The BP005 5 watt budget panel provides a continuous trickle feed, maintaining and extending the life of any 12 volt battery It is ideal for preventing battery drain in caravans, motor homes and boats and most off grid applications. It is fitted with a blocking diode to prevent reverse current drain and supplied with detailed instructions.

All budget solar panels can be purchased on their own, with a regulator or with a complete fitting kit which includes cable, brackets, fuses, bonding agent & water gland. This is everything needed to fit to the deck or roof of your vehicle & additional fittings are available in our Fittings & Brackets section if needed.

A charge controller is not necessary with any of our 5 watt solar panels.

Features & Benefits of BP Budget Solar Panels:

  • High efficiency crystalline cell for "all weather" charging.
  • Perfect for battery maintenance and off grid lighting projects.
  • Water resistant, robust construction for outdoor use.
  • Inbuilt blocking diode protects against battery discharge.
  • 10 year cell output warranty and 5 year module warranty.

* An inverter is required to power or charge 240v appliances - not included.

***Cell performance warranty states that at 10 years the cell output will be no less than 80% of new performance values - i.e the cell degradation rate will be no greater than 20% in 10 years.


Power (Wp): 5 Watts
Nominal Voltage (Vmp): 17.5V DC
Nominal Current (Imp): 0.29A
Open Circuit Voltage (Voc): 22.0V
Short Circuit Current (Isc): 0.32A
Operating Temperature: -40 to + 85 Deg C
Max System Voltage: 1000V DC
Dimensions: 306x218x25mm
Weight: 0.8Kg
Approx. watt-hours/day: 30W
Approx. amp-hours/day: 1.74A

** Based on 6 hours of average daily peak sunlight hours.


  • 1 x BP005 - 5wp solar panel
  • 1 x Fitting Instructions

Optional Extras

  • 1 x 7m Cable Bundle
  • 1 x FKA08 - Standard Fitting Kit
  • 1 x Cable Feed Gland
  • 1 x Tube Bonding Agent
  • 1 x Pack fuses, ring terminals etc

Delivery Charges

• Free Delivery 2-3 day service.
• Next Day Delivery - £4.95. Order placed before 2pm for next day service.
• Saturday Delivery - £14.95 Order placed before 2pm for Saturday delivery.
• Next Day orders placed after 2pm will be shipped the following day on a next day service.
• Next Day orders placed on a Friday before 2pm will be delivered on the following Monday.

Delivery costs outside of the UK are quoted in your shopping cart and may differ depending on the delivery address.

Delivery Information

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The delivery costs are shown depending on the shipping destination and the delivery service selected. Any delivery times quoted are estimates, based on availability and normal delivery time, in working days. Additional time should be allowed where payment is made by cheque, as we will not despatch goods until the cheque has cleared.