Goal Zero Elite Nomad 13.5M Solar Panel


Input 13.5 watt Mono-crystalline solar panel
Open circuit voltage 18V
Charging voltage 12V ± 2V
Weight 1.5 pounds (0.68 kg)
Folded dimensions 10.5 x 7 x 1 inches (26.7 x 17.8 x 2.5 cm)
Unfolded dimensions 35 x 10.5 x 0.03 inches (88.9 x 26.7 x 0.1 cm)

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Manufacturer's Description

When space is tight and every ounce counts, the Nomad 13.5M packs the perfect power source. Using 13.5 watts of highly efficient mono-crystalline solar technology, it's four small panels provide plenty of power and conveniently fold into a small, lightweight portable case. So whether you're backpacking, hiking, biking, snowshoeing or more, you can easily pack and carry your solar energy - compatible with all of your Elite gear.<

Key Benefits

  • 13.5 watt mono-crystalline solar array

  • Foldable nylon construction is lightweight and portable

  • Water-resistant to protect from the elements

  • Built-in pocket to store connector cord

  • Four (4) sturdy grommets provide various hanging options

  • Tested and certified by CE

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Features of the Goal Zero Nomad 13 Solar Panel Nomad 13 will directly charge most USB and 12V devices Ultra-compact yet powerful solar panel Splits the incoming solar power between the two ports to charge devices simultaneously

- Moosejaw

You love the wild outdoors, but there's no need to go full-caveman: mount the lightweight, tough-as-nails Goal Zero Nomad 13 Solar Panel onto your backpack, hang it in your car window, or position it anywhere at camp for clean, portable power and civilized fun. Charge up your cellphone, GPS, lights, or laptop for the ultimate in camp comfort and safe off-the-grid travel. Because while some people see the primitive appeal of sitting in the dark and cooking food you can't see in silence, most campers revel in turning power from the sun into sight, capability, and rowdy good times.

- Backcountry.com

The Goal Zero Nomad 13 delivers an ultra-compact yet powerful solar panel that enables you to charge your handheld devices directly from its USB and 12 Volt DC charging ports.

- Mountain Gear

Whether you're relaxing around camp or enjoying a glorious mountaintop view, charge your smartphone or MP3 player anywhere with this rugged, compact and lightweight 13-watt solar array. Simple to set up and take down, the array easily unfolds to reveal four small and highly efficient solar panels that quickly convert the sun's rays into usable power. USB and 12V DC outputs allow you to plug in a variety of electronic devices, and a pocket on the panel protects them while they charge. Packs small into a lightweight case (included). Not compatible with tablet computers like iPad. Imported. Dimensions folded 9 ¼"L x 1"H x 10 ¾"W. Dimensions unfolded 9 ¼"L x 1"H x 18 ½"W. Weight 1 lb. 10 oz.

- L.L.Bean