Due to the busy holiday season, and an unfortunately timed logistical error, the makerPower solar shipments have been delayed. However, the error has been corrected and the shipments are in the queue to be processed. Read the full update.
makerPower Solar boards have arrived at Crowd Supply! The boards are now being packed and processed for shipment. If you need to update or change your shipping address for any reason, please do so through your Crowd Supply account. Read the full update.
A quick update. The parts finally made it through customs and production is underway. Read the full update.
A big THANK YOU to everyone who supported this project! I'm excited to get the boards and accessories to you all. Read the full update.
Version 1.2 of the firmware source code has been uploaded to Github. Plus, a demo using makerPower Solar's "Night Only" configuration for a Critter-Cam. Read the full update.
Based on some early feedback and supporter questions, I have added, and am testing, a new feature in the firmware to allow the user's application to shut down power for a programmed amount of time to allow increased control over power management. Read the full update.
The project is funded. A big thank you to everyone who has pledged! Components for the first 250 boards have arrived and will be shipped to the Contract Manufacturer shortly. Also, a note regarding high-current applications. Read the full update.
Get 24/7 power for your remote projects with makerPower Solar. This device is a combination intelligent solar battery charger and 5 V power supply. It allows technical professionals and hobbyists to take their embedded systems and Internet of Things devices off the grid and locate them anywhere. Learn more and back today! Read the full update.