CLEAN ENERGY PIT STOP - 884 Wp SOLBIANFLEX on bimini and sprayhood

From New Zeland to Italy for a  “CLEAN ENERGY PIT STOP

June 2018, David and his Hanse 418 delivered and launched in Slovenia transit to Marina di Rimini for this quick installation on the bimini and sprayhood

only  3 days stop!

TARGETS: enough energy for their daily cruising needs inlcuding water maker / as much power as possible / but only on the sprayhood and the bimini, without changes in the boat line.


pic 1) starting situation, the bimini has limits in his structure and position

pic 2) Upholstery preparation, all Solbianflex with zippers and cabling pockets

pic 3) reinforcement with a 3rd arc below the fabric

pic 4) and 5) the nice all black Solbianflex Sun Power with the zippers

pic 6) the cabling downside through the 2 predrilled Scanstrut 



Bim 0 Bim 5
Bim 1 Bim 3
Bim 4 Bim 2


With 2 more Solbianflex positioned on the sprayhood the total power reached was 884Wp.

The cabling scheme below to reduce the shadowing effects.


Wiring Diagram


For your installation, big or small, don't hesitate to email to  or call +39 338 8689438.