Nomad® 20 Solar Panel
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Nomad® 20 Solar Panel

$199.99

Our largest foldable panel ensures you’re collecting the most power from the sun for your gear. Utilize the built-in USB port or pair with a Goal Zero portable power pack to charge your gear day or night.

SKU: 12004 Category:
  • Solar Capacity: 20W
  • Power Output: USB
  • Ideal for: Sherpa 50/100, Yeti 150/400
  • Weight: 2.5 lbs (1.1 kg)
  • Chainable: Yes
  • Cell Type: Monocrystalline

Frequently Asked Questions

What can the Nomad 20 Solar Panel charge?
The solar panel does not hold a charge it produces power when it is exposed to sunlight. You can store the power it produces in a portable recharger. The Nomad 20 can be used to power any Goal Zero recharger.

What Goal Zero products work best with the Nomad 20?
The Nomad 20 can be used to power any Goal Zero recharger. For the amount of Watts it gives, it will be most effective with the Sherpa 50, Sherpa 100, Yeti 150 & Yeti 400.

Does the Nomad 20 give a full 20 watts?
It delivers up to 20 Watts of power, but the angle of the panels and the cloud coverage can impact its performance. Avoid the shade. It will not work indoors.

CHARGE TIMES
Charging From:Switch 8Guide 10 PlusSherpa 50Sherpa 100
USB4 Hours6-10 HoursN/AN/A
WallN/AN/A3 Hours3 Hours
CarN/AN/A3 Hours4 Hours
Nomad 7 Solar Panel4-8 Hours3-6 HoursNot RecommendedNot Recommended
Nomad 13 Solar Panel4 Hours 2.5-5 Hours 8-16 Hours15-30 Hours
Nomad 20 Solar Panel4 Hours2.5-5 Hours6-12 Hours10-20 Hours
Boulder 30 Solar PanelNot CompatibleNot Compatible4-8 Hours7-14 Hours
CHARGE TIMES
Charging From:Yeti 150Yeti 400Yeti 1250
USBN/AN/AN/A
Wall6 Hours5 Hours16-20 Hours
Car8 Hours13 Hours40+ Hours
Nomad 7 Solar PanelNot RecommendedNot RecommendedNot Recommended
Nomad 13 Solar Panel26-52 HoursNot RecommendedNot Recommended
Nomad 20 Solar Panel17-34 Hours40-80 Hours125-250 Hours
Boulder 30 Solar Panel11-22 Hours26-52 Hours80-160 Hours

General

  • Product SKU: 12004
  • Weight: 2.5 lbs (1.1 kg)
  • Dimensions (unfolded): 30.5 x 13 x 1 in (77.5 x 33 x 2.5 cm)
  • Dimensions (folded): 8.5 x 13 x 1 in (21.6 x 33 x 2.5 cm)
  • Certs: CE, FCC, ROHS
  • Optimal Operating Temp: 0-120 F (-17-48 C)
  • Warranty 12 months

What It Charges

  • Goal Zero Yeti 150: 17-34 hours
  • Sherpa 50 v2: 6-12 Hours
  • Guide 10 Plus: 2.5-5 Hours

Solar Panel

  • Rated Power: 20W
  • Open Circuit Voltage: 18-22V
  • Cell Type: Monocrystalline

Ports

  • USB Port (output): 5V, up to 2.1A (10W max), regulated
  • Solar Port (blue, 8mm): 14-22V, up to 1.3A (20W max)
  • Mini Solar Port (2.5mm): 6.5V, up to 1.1A (7W max), regulated

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A – Nomad 20 Solar Panel
B – 12V Adapter