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    DIY 9.88 Enphase system EZ PZ!

    I empathize with you on the IQ7 capability. Take a look at this page, scroll down to the pictures of the 4 IQ7's listed - the Wattage Rating is a huge range, and it appears to be VERY misleading. I wonder if the same type of situation could occur when I buy my IQ8's, which have similar wide...
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    DIY 9.88 Enphase system EZ PZ!

    PS: I just went out and looked at my panel. It's also 200A. But this house has about 5 subpanels all over. I know that one of them for an expansion side of the house is on a 100A breaker. I was thinking of connecting solar on that side of the house, and into that subpanel. I noticed that the...
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    DIY 9.88 Enphase system EZ PZ!

    Okay, you've both educated and confused me - that part about 120% rule and backfeeding into the grid.... So, let's say your 9.88kW system is producing 7.6 kW on a given day, and you have NO draw in your house (everything is turned off). This would theoretically allow the entire production to go...
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    Enphase IQ8-planning a system

    I'm just getting started, but seems to me that an easy way to go is simply follow Enphase's product line. I learned a lot watching this: (click on WATCH ON YOUTUBE) and this and this Tables in the first two vids (near the end of each) which shows what you need to buy in order to have an...
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    DIY 9.88 Enphase system EZ PZ!

    Congrats. You've done what I am looking to do! I just found this site and will draw lots of lessons from posts like yours. I had seen "kits" on gogreensolar and they offered up IQ8 microinverters. So I watched a couple youtube videos on what those are and I learned that there's a big difference...
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