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Samlex Solar 12v 8 Amp Waterproof Solar Charge Controller SCC-1208L

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Product InformationStore Part Number: SCC-1208L


The Samlex 12 Volt 8 Amp Solar Charge Controller is waterproof. Attach it to your solar system (up to 130 Watts). The SCC-1208L is a Series Type of PWM (Pulse Width Modulation) Charger Controller. It's based on an advanced design using a microcontroller for digital accuracy and fully automatic operation. The PWM battery charging has been optimized for longer battery life.


  • Advanced microcontroller based design
  • Designed for 12 volt nominal solar panels and a 12 volt battery system
  • 8 Amps continuous charging capacity, enables use of up to 130 Watts, 12 volt solar panels with open circuit voltage of up to 26 volts
  • 3 Stages of charging for 100% return of capacity and long battery life - Bulk, Absorption, and Float Stages
  • Safe for Flooded/Wet Cell and AGM Batteries
  • Very low self-consumption of < 9 mAh
  • Completely sealed and splash proof design with Ingress Protection Rating of IP65
  • Wide operating temperature range of -40°C to +60°C
  • Automatically turns on the loads (like lights) when dark and turns off at day time. Ideal for street lights / automatic night lighting
  • Low voltage disconnect protects the battery against deep discharge when the load is connected to the Load Terminals.
  • Protected against overload, over temperature, under / over voltage on the battery side and reverse polarity
  • EMC compliance to FCC Standard Part 15(B) for Class B Devices and European Standard EN61000
  • Industry leading warranty of 5 years.

Tech Specs

  • Dimensions (LxWxH): 6 1⁄4 x 1 3⁄4 x 1 in
  • Weight: 0.4 lb
  • Shipping Weight: 1 lb
  • Max Current, During Bulk Charge: 8 A
  • Nominal Solar Voltage: 12 V
  • Max Open Circuit Voltage: 26 V
  • Manufacturer: Samlex
  • Charge Voltage: 14.5-14.8 V
  • Float Voltage: 13.8 V
  • Typical Efficiency: Self Draw < 9 mA
  • Charge Reset: Battery Voltage Threshold: 11.4 LVD
  • Ambient Temp Charge: -40° C to +60° C
  • Warranty: 5 Year
  • Manufacturer Part #: SCC-1208L
  • UPC: 0622988086939
  • Made In: China

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