SolaMAX-65

Ideal for northern latitudes

The SolaMAX-65 is a self-contained lantern capable of ranges up to 5NM in the standard version and up to 7NM in the extended version (SolaMAX-65-T). Its compact design makes it the ideal self-contained lantern for many applications including inland waterways, buoys and offshore platform marking to provide years of maintenance-free operation.

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The SolaMAX-65 is a self-contained lantern capable of ranges up to 5NM in the standard version and up to 7NM in the extended version (SolaMAX-65-T). Its compact design makes it the ideal self-contained lantern for many applications including inland waterways, buoys and offshore platform marking to provide years of maintenance-free operation.

Revolutionary optics and high efficiency solar panels make the SolaMAX-65 exceptionally suitable for northern and southern latitudes and low solar radiation applications. The built-in IR receiver allows for full customisation of the power level, flash character, sun-switch setting and features a self test mode. A convenient magnetic switch is used for switching off, storage/sleep mode or regular operation.

  • Options of battery capacity for demanding locations from 12Ah to 50Ah
  • Optional GPS synchronisation module
  • Available in all IALA approved colours
  • 256 user selectable flash characters
  • Constant current power source for maximum LED life
  • Magnetic On/Off Switch for quick deployment, hassle free storage and battery maintenance check
  • User selectable power, flash character and sun-switch settings via an optional IR controller
  • Programming and self test option with IR controller
  • Full monitor and control capability via options of GSM, Satellite or AIS
  • Internal AIS option with no exterior VHF or GPS antennas
  • Theft deterrent design
  • Available with self-contained AIS Type 3
Voltage 12VDC
Colours Red, green, yellow, white (blue upon special request)
Visibility 360° horizon (omnidirectional)
Vertical Divergence 5°, 10°, 20° or 30° degrees at 50%; ± 1 degree
Control Via IR programmer
Monitor Options of GSM, Satellite or AIS
Flash Codes Up to 256 codes, field selectable or via communication link
Synchronisation GPS or hardwire options
Solar Panels Standard 4 x 4.2W, “T” model 4 x 8.5W
Battery Capacity - Standard 12Ah or 18Ah Sealed Lead Acid
Battery Capacity - “T” model “T” model 30Ah or 50Ah Sealed Lead Acid
Operating Temperature -40°C to +70°C
Size - Standard 275mm (10.8in) wide x 315mm (12.4in) high
Size - “T” model 275mm (10.8in) wide x 448mm (17.6in) high
Battery Type Lithium Ion Phosphate (LiO) or Lead Acid
Weight - Standard Standard with 12Ah 7.8kg (17.1lb), with 18Ah 9.5kg
Weight - “T” model “T” model with 30Ah 15.7kg (34.5lb), with 50Ah 20.2kg
Mounting 12 x 16mm (0.63in) x 25mm (0.98in) slots on 200mm
IP Rating IP 66 and IP 68