Author Topic: EL Testing of Solar Panels. What is it & How to do it. - Part 1 & 2  (Read 107 times)

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EL Testing of Solar Panels. What is it & How to do it. - Part 1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8huUsh9eu8U

EL Testing of Solar Panels. What is it & How to do it. - Part 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7hQ2PHWnGiA

A look at what EL / Electroluminescence is and how to do it.
* How to use a full spectrum / astro / paranormal camera to see cracks and flaws on a solar panel.
* Are solar panels cracked and flawed from the manufacturer. I test a brand new solar panel.
Some interesting reading on the topic:

Comparison of Electroluminescence Image Capture Methods:
https://www.osti.gov/biblio/1395801​

Solar panel micro cracks explained:
https://sinovoltaics.com/quality-control/solar-panel-quality-an-introduction-to-micro-cracks/

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