The five PV panels are connected independently, eliminating charging problems with benches that have only a single solar array, where hard shading of just one full cell will drop the voltage of a solar panel to half in order to protect itself. If enough cells are hard shaded, the PV module will not convert any energy.
3 x USB charging outlets are included as standard. Qi charging pad can be added at extra cost.
LED lights switch on automatically when darkness falls.
Softwood or hardwood with exotic hardwood species available
The Bluetooth speaker and/or a music module with internal memory. Tracks are triggered by pressing the one of 6 vandal-proof buttons.
WiFi modem can provide free internet access for users within the Photon seat zone. (requires service subscription)
40 Ah Lithium batteries
Wireless charging pad
Engraved logo on front panel
|Size:||28 1/2" total height, 18 1/2" seat height, 118 1⁄8" wide, 24 9/16" deep|
|Weight:||350 lbs (softwood), 376 lbs (hardwood)|
|Wood decoration:||Lacquered softwood or oiled hardwood|
|Solar panels:||100 W (STC)|
|Battery:||4 gel batteries with a total capacity of 36Ah and voltage of 12V|
|Charging outlets:||2 x USB A 2.0, 1 x USB A 3.0|
|Lighting:||Ambient LED under bench|
|Operating Temp.:||-4°F - 140°F|
|Installation:||Attach by bolts to the foundation|