Nominated for the 2010 DAME AWARD, T-Top unveiled in November the first entirely eco-friendly product in the nautical industry.
T-Top products will be able to be equipped with the E-toile® kit, which uses the solar energy to allow a self-powered lighting in the cockpit, and the use of electronic devices.
No connection with the boat batteries, no noise nuisance in the cockpit, no light disturbance for the neighbors in the harbor.
The E-toile® enables to charge: cell phones, tablets, air pumps, portable iceboxes, fans, portable video players, VHF, flashlights, spotlights and other various nautical accessories 12 volts reloadable.
The E-toile® kit can be fully disassembled. It is not cumbersome and can be easily kept in a storage compartment or inside the boat. It is sold with its slipcover that can contain and protect all the kit parts.
A self-sufficiency of 7 to 11 hours is guaranteed according to the type of device used.
A “day” function enables to charge the devices and the electronic accessories necessary for the navigation if the GPS is inside the boat.
A “night” function enables all the “day” various uses, and a subdued LED-lighting in the harbor, in the bay or during night navigation.
All T-Top – Style in Boat products can be customized with a E-toile® kit, without having to change the structure (stainless steel), but only the canvas that includes all the tools to install the system.
The E-toile® is composed of:
- A bimini canvas exchangeable with you existent bimini
- Two flexible solar panels (2x14W)
- A tension controller
- Flexible electric cables
- A 12V storage battery
- A 1-meter flexible LED-band to light up the cockpit
- A waterproof electric switch
- Two waterproof 12Volts receptacles
- A storage pocket for the full kit
- A storage pocket for the small devices while charging
The E-toile® can fit the biminitop canvas, aft canopies, sun awnings and other sun protection products for the cockpit.
The E-Toile® is a registered and protected product in 164 countries.