Pole for solar panels

Discussion in 'Solar Panel Cleaning' started by woodsy265, Dec 16, 2012.

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  1. woodsy265

    woodsy265 Newcomer
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    What size pole would you recommend for solar panel cleaning? and what do you normally charge? do you feel the price of a large pole is worth it?

    Thanks.
     
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  2. Bingo

    Bingo Grand Master
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    Depends on how tall the building is and type of access
    Haven't a clue...I work for a company :(........for now ;) .
    Price of larger poles has to be worth it, if that's the only way to reach the solar panels...depending on the amount of work you have.
     
  3. rcproperty

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    40ft plus pole should be long enough, but unless you really intend to hit the market with it, you would take a while to get money back on pole, as most people either have them done once or twice a year only.
    I charge £30 for a standard set up, about 14-16 panels.

    Our if you spend £500+ on the pole that's a lot of cleans before you see a profit, unless you have other uses of a 40ft pole.
     
  4. mark m

    mark m Hero
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    as above if you get yourself approx 45ft it will cover most jobs ,try to get yourself a secondhand one for now see how you like it and how much work you get from solar panels then maybe buy better later
     
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