DIY - Off Grid Solar Systems

With many people choosing to get away from it all and deciding to live Off Grid it is becoming more and more popular to install a solar system to power the property. So, whether you are just popping up to the cabin for a long weekend or plan on longer stays we have various options for you. All our products meet Canadian electricity and building code.

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Power your remote getaway with clean energy. Our Solar Cabin Kits provide everything you need to harness the sun's energy and enjoy a self-sufficient and eco-friendly cabin experience in the great outdoors.
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Off Grid Solar Cabin Kits


Harness clean, renewable energy and power your home independently, free from the grid's constraints. Our Solar Home Kits provide all the components and guidance needed to create a sustainable and self-sufficient energy solution for your household.
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Off Grid Solar Home Kits

How a standard off grid solar systems work

A Simple Off Grid Solar System Install

Martin Johnstone is living the dream and has been building his Off Grid homestead for the past year. Here he explains a stem he has built. The secret is using quality components. This is why CDN Solar recommends Victron Energy and Battle Born, budget permitting.

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Victron MultiPlus Off Grid Solar System

We have designed this unique configuration (Exclusive to CDN Solar) for those looking for a complete Off Grid system. Many of the components can be upgraded to make the solar system customizable for your unique requirements.

The standard configuration comes with the following:

Victron MultiPlus Inverter 24/3000 UL
Victron Panel - Primary 3kVA
Victron SmartShunt 500A/50mV  
2/0 Inverter Cable Kit 
Victron 150/100 MPPT SmartSolar Controller  
Victron Temperature Sensor 
Victron GX Touch 50 - display screen 
Victron Cerbo GX - Built in Wifi & Bluetooth  
Victron  0.9 & 1.8m Direct cable  
MNEPV1-150 Midnite Din Rail Breaker DC type 150 volts         
Flexible battery cable conduit  with 1 connector  3.5 feet
Victron WireBox-L for 150-100 for  SmartSolar 
Assembly, wiring, and testing
QPSA Inspection to CSA certify complete system 
5 year warranty

Peace of Mind


If you are living Off Grid or building your own property then you will need to consider a generator. CDN Solar offers one of the most reliable and trusted brands in the industry. A Kohler generator offers both propane and diesel options. Giving you peace of mind all year round.


If your doing a new off grid build you can use this calculator to find out what the property electricity usage is likely to be. This way you can more accurately size the appropriate equipment you need to meet your energy consumption needs.

Highly Customized Solutions

Each of the kits are highly customizable. All our kits come with everything you need to get your system setup i.e. cables, brackets etc. We also ship across Canada.

If you have any questions, need advice on what to choose, then please give us a call (778) 775 4122 or Email us!
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