10 Watt Solar Charger Kit

If you're looking for a minimal, but ultra-tough laptop charging solution, this is it. Three rugged, lightweight and waterproof solar panels combine to output 10 Watts at either 6 or 18 Volts and charge the V72 Laptop Battery. Keep the panels loose or attach to any thin material to build your own solar laptop charger.

$239

  • smartphone charges from Voltaic battery
  • hours in the sun to charge smartphone
  • hours of smartphone usage from 1 hour in the sun
  • battery charges from Voltaic battery
  • hours in the sun to charge DSLR battery
  • tablet charges from Voltaic battery
  • hours in the sun to charge tablet
  • hours of tablet usage from 1 hour in the sun
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  • hours in the sun to charge tablet
  • hours of tablet usage from 1 hour in the sun
  • laptop charges from Voltaic battery
  • hours in the sun to charge laptop
  • minutes of laptop usage from 1 hour in the sun

How it Works Laptop Chargers

laptop battery - whats included

Includes:
3 x 3.5 Watt Panels, Circuit Box +

  1. V72 Laptop Battery
  2. MicroUSB Adapter - connects to Android phones (iPhones use standard USB cable)
  3. USB Output Cable - connects to phone adapters
  4. Standard Laptop Adapters
  5. Laptop Output Cable - connects to Laptop Adapters
  6. Car Charger Socket - 5.5 x 2.5mm - charges devices that have a car charger
  7. AC Charger - charges V72 battery from AC
  8. DC Charger - charges V72 battery from DC (car)
Size and Weight
  • 3 Solar Panels: 8.6 x 13.3 x 0.2 in (22 x 33.9 x 0.5cm), Battery: 7.3 x 5 x 0.6 in (18.5 x 12.5 x 1.6 cm)
  • 2.2 pounds (1.0 kg) including battery and solar panels
Solar Panels Output
  • Monocrystalline cells - 19% efficient
  • Open Circuit Voltage: 20.0V
  • Peak Voltage: 18.0V
  • Peak Current: 0.615A
  • Peak Power: 11.07 Watts
  • Output can also be switched to 6 Volts (parallel vs series)
Solar Panel Construction
  • Urethane coating
  • 3mm Aluminum/Plastic composite substrate
Panel Mounting and Cables
  • 4 screws on back corners of each panel allow multiple mounting options
  • Output cables on each panel are 8.5 inches (22cm) long and connect to our 3 panel circuit box. Circuit box connects to V72 battery.
V72 Laptop Battery
  • Capacity: 20,000mAh, 72 Watt Hours
  • Output: 5V/2A USB, and 12V/4A, 16V/3.5A, 19V/3A
  • Input: 14-20V, 1.2A
  • Battery Type: Li-Polymer
  • Protection: Short Circuit, Over Charge, Over Discharge, Over Current, Over Temperature
laptop battery - whats included

Battery Functions:

  1. DC Input to Charge Voltaic battery
  2. DC Output to charge laptops
  3. 12/16/19V Selector - controls High Voltage Output
  4. USB Output (5 Volts) to charge smartphones and other USB devices
  5. Power Button and Charge Indicator

Smartphones:
Charges all USB Devices including all Apple iPhones, Android and Blackberry smartphones.

Tablets:
Charges all known tablets. Only a few tablets require an optional adapter.
ASUS: Transformer Tablets require our FUSB - 5521 adapter

Digital Cameras:
Charges both DSLRs and cameras that charge from USB. For DSLRs, optional camera charger cradle that matches your camera battery (see Adapter section) is required. Read our tutorial on solar camera charging.

Laptops:
Charges nearly all 15" and smaller laptops. Additional details and known exceptions follow. Details on complete adapter set is here.
Acer: Use our standard "N" or "E" adapters
Apple: Pre-June 2012 requires optional reconfigured MagSafe 1 adapter or Apples' Airline adapter connected to Voltaic's standard car charger socket. Post June-2012 MacBooks also require the Apple MagSafe to MagSafe 2 adapter. MacBook Pro 15" may need to be charged in sleep mode. Read our guide to charging MacBooks.
ASUS: Most use either the battery output cable or standard "N" or "L" adapters. UX, Q200, S200 Series require optional 4.0 x 1.35mm adapter.
Dell: Use our standard "J" or "I2" adapters. Dell's internal battery will run off Voltaic's battery, but may not recharge. This means you should not run your Dell battery completely flat when planning to use an external battery.
HP: HP Business Class laptops will require an optional HP adapter. Envy series uses included "D" adapter. Older HPs use included "J" adapter. Customer incompatibility cited with Elitebook series.
Lenovo: Use included "K" or "M" (rectangular) adapter
Panasonic Toughbook: Use Voltaic battery output cable
Samsung: Most modern Samsung use included "E2" or "Q" adapter.
Sony VAIO: Duo and Pro use included "D" adapter
Toshiba: Most use Voltaic battery output cable

10 Watt Solar Charger Kit.

  • Price: $239.00 - In stock
  • Model: 10 Watt Solar Charger Kit
  • Product ID: 10.0WKIT

Accessories

Adapters
Optional Phone Adapters

Optional Phone Adapters

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Camera Charger Cradle

Camera Charger Cradle

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon 5D and D60 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon EOS 1100D (see full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon EOS 1000D, 450D, 500D, Rebel XSi camera battery (full compatibility list below) from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon 5D Mark II / Mark III and EOS 60D (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon T3i and T4i (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon G15 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon ELPH 110, 115, 130, 320 and 340 HS (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon Rebel XT and G9 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon SD10, 20, 100, 110, 500 or 550 camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon ELPH 500 HS or S95 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon G10, G11 or G12 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your FujiFilm camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon Coolpix S70 or S8100 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon D5100 or D5300 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon D600, D800, 800E D7000 or D7100 camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Olympus camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Olympus camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Olympus camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Olympus camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Panasonic camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Sony camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Sony camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Sony camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

Optional Laptop Adapters

Optional Laptop Adapters

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