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Double Solar Cell

£10.00£13.00 ex VAT

Double solar cell to power your projects.

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The picture shows the front of a double cell on the left and the back of double a cell on the right. You will receive only one double cell. The picture shows the pinch terminals variant for easy connection.


  • Double solar cell – 3V / 300mA
  • Specification sheet
  • PV Tech – How a Solar Cell is Manufactured
  • Teacher support documents

The Plugging into the Sun® flexible solar cell is at the centre of a unique range of renewable energy educational resources and activities.

Assembly kits, activities & experiments for 2-Q double cells:

  • model solar car
  • solar cell tests
  • electric circuit investigations, parallel, series, voltage, current, resistance and power
  • rechargeable battery maintenance
  • solar electric clock kit
  • solar powered buzzers, bulbs, motors, LEDs, electronic circuits and electromagnetism
  • propeller spinners, radio, fan and mini-water pump
  • daylight investigations, movement & inclination of the sun, earth’s atmosphere and cloud cover

Triple-Junction Cell Specification

  • double cell laminate
  • thin-film amorphous silicon 177mm x 80mm x mm thick
  • weight: 23g with pinch terminals
  • output 4.2V open circuit – under natural light conditions
  • 3 V* (stable) and 300 mA*
  • *figures are accurate to +/- 10%
  • flexible, virtually unbreakable
  • waterproof, high power/weight ratio
  • durable, 20 year+ useful life
  • responds to diffuse light (light scattered by cloud cover)
  • pinch terminal connections allow for easy connection to devices

Find out about UNI-SOLAR® Technology

See the single solar cell page for details of 1-Q PV cell used with older solar car models.

Electrical connection options

  • pinch terminals
  • wires (150 mm or to your requirements) and crocodile clips
  • pre-tinned solder tabs

For more information see the

Additional information


Solder tabs, Pinch terminals, Wires with crocodile clips