Goal Zero Guardian 12V Plus Charge Controller
Solar Accessory

Goal Zero Guardian 12V Plus Charge Controller

  • Vendor:Goal Zero
  • Category: Latest Products, Portable Solar
Availability: In Stock
$49.95
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Goal Zero Guardian 12V Plus

The Goal Zero Guardian 12V Plus Charge Controller connects a solar panel and a 3rd party 12V lead-acid battery to monitor the charging of the battery. It prolongs the life of your 12V batteries and helps keep your gear ready to go. It is perfect for motorcycles, snowmobiles, tractors, watercraft, RV’s, lawnmowers, cars, etc. It will help you maintain your batteries so they can be at the ready for when you need them fresh and ready to go. Also, you can always count on Goal Zero equipment to perform the way you expect it to.

Guardian 12V Plus Features

  • Input: 8.0mm & 4.7mm
  • Output: Alligator Clips
  • Weight: 0.2 lbs (91g)
  • Shelf Life: Escape 150 or Yeti 150
  • Used With: Boulder or Nomad panel and 12V battery

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Input

Solar Port (8.0 mm): 15-20V, up to 6A (90W)
Solar Port (4.7 mm): 15-20V, up to 6A (90W)

 

Internal

Charge Controller: Built in PWM Lead-Acid controller with 3 charging stages: Bulk, absorb, float and two pre-stages for low voltage recovery.
Power LED: Power's green when a solar panel (or other power source) is connected.
Battery LED: Indicates battery connection and charge status
Solid Red: Battery fault (replace battery)
Fast red blinking: Battery in low-voltage recovery (<10V)
Slow red blinking: Battery in low-voltage recovery (10-11V)
Slow green blinking: Battery charging 0-50% (bulk stage)
Fast green blinking: Battery charging 50-95% (absorb stage)
Solid Green Light: Battery full 95-100% (float stage)
Beeping: Low Battery Warning (add input power)
Solid Green/1 Red Blink: Failed to charge above 50% within 8 hours since start of Bulk Stage
Solid Green/2 Red Blink: Failed to charge above 95% within 4 hours since start of Absorb Stage
Solid Green/3 Red Blink: Failed to charge within 14 hours since battery started charging

 

Outputs

6mm Port (6.0mm): 11-14V, up to 6A (90W max)

 

Ports

Weight: 0.2 lbs (91 g)
Dimensions: 5 x 2.5 x 1 in (12.7 x 6.4 x 2.5 cm)
Optimal Operating Temp: 32-104 F (0-40 C)