We have come across an amazing collection of folding solar chargers earlier. Here we have a unique model; SolarCru solar charger. It is a small folding solar charger with a built-in battery. Technically, SolarCru is a 6W extremely foldable solar charger with six layers of small and slim solar panels. In fact, the team behind the SolarCru project is currently seeking crowdfunding support for the ultra-portable solar charger on Kickstarter. We have more details below. Stay tuned.
The lovely thing about the SolarCru solar charger is indeed its chainable design. Yes, you can chain together three units of the ultra-slim solar chargers to ensure a total output of 15W. After use, you can fold down each model to a very small unit, thus enjoying ultra-portability. The highly compact and rugged design further makes it one of the best folding solar chargers for campers, and hikers.
SolarCru Solar Charger Tech Specs
As put it above, it is a 6W folding solar charger. Meanwhile, different from the majority of folding solar chargers, it is equipped with a 2000mAh battery so that you can store the power during the day and make use of it to charge your devices anytime.
You have it with a USB port to connect your phones and any USB devices. And the built-in smart chip makes sure that your handsets automatically get charged at the right amount of energy to safeguard them from any kind of voltage variations and vulnerabilities.
The USB port and other components appear at the end of the last solar panel compartment. It also features a protective case that you can blind upon the folded solar panels and close down strongly with the included magnetic clasp.
Thus, you can prevent the panels from wear and tear making it a really brilliant solution for all your outdoor needs. The included corner grommets, by the way, help you hang the solar charger on your backpack or bike easily. We have more details about the project’s Kickstarter campaign below.
SolarCru Solar Charger – Crowdfunding Campaign
The Kickstarter campaign of SolarCru solar charger has attracted a lot of backers. As of writing this, it has attracted as much as $46,000 to surpass its pre-set goal of $10000. Around 800 people have backed the project. It simply testifies that a lot of people have liked the concept of SolarCru charger.
Of course, being such a compact and lightweight solar charger with a built-in battery, it will surely be doing fine on the market, especially among the hikers and backpackers.
By the way, it maker projects to start shipping the solar charger to the backers in March 2019. It is not sure when it will hit the public market. Surely, we will come with a complete review of the solar charger once it is available for us. In the meantime, just have a look at the notable features of the solar charger at a glance below.
- A Small, Lightweight and Compact Folding Solar Charger.
- An Ultra-portable Solar Charger with an Integrated Battery.
- Amazingly Foldable to a Very Small Unit for Great Portability.
- Chainable Up to Three Units of the SolarCru Solar Charger.
- Water-resistant and Rugged Design for Seamless Outdoor Uses.
- Lockable with a Secure Magnetic Clasp.
- Performing Quite Well in Kickstarter Crowdfunding Campaign.
If you are a backpacker you will surely be excited about the SolarCru solar charger. It looks such an awesome idea to have an extremely foldable solar charger with a compact and light design. Well, you no longer need to trade-off your requirements on the size and capacity when it comes to buying a solar charger. You can buy three units of this little solar charger to chain together to produce an output of 15 watts. That is definitely the great thing about this brilliant folding solar charger.