Velleman SOL8 Compact Solar Generator

Velleman SOL8 Compact Solar Generator

Velleman SOL8 Compact Solar Generator is, simply said, a solar powers briefcase. It is a device that looks like a briefcase, but it is a big solar panel. It looks interesting and it is useful. The main idea of this device is to use it when traveling, going on a vacation or simply walking around the city. You can recharge batteries on your smart devices and your laptops. So, it is the perfect solution for people who spend a lot of time outside, but they use electric devices. 

The price of the Velleman SOL8 Compact Solar Generator is just $130. It isn’t much for a device that you can use every day. The dimensions are: 22.5 x 16.8 x 3.2 inches. The weight is 173 ponds. As you can see, it is light and it isn’t very big. Even better is the fact that Velleman SOL8 Compact Solar Generator is waterproof. This means that you can use it even on your boat when it’s raining. You can monitor the battery levels on the blinking charging indicator. You can also get a controller, but this is an option. But you don’t really need it.

Sadly, this device has a drawback. Several users complained of lack of instructions. Many of them wrote to the manufacturer. However, you can find the instructions on the internet, or you can talk with experts for the solar devices.

In general, Velleman SOL8 Compact Solar Generator is a very useful device. If you are spending a lot of time outside, and you want to harvest a small bit of the sunlight, this is the device for you. 

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