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Download your FREE Solar Site Selector/Sunpath Indicator MCS-Aid Foil

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Thank you for your interest in The Solar Design Company's 52o foil, designed to fit our Solar Site Selector tool as a guide to assist with MCS shading requirements.


Just complete the form below to download the FREE digital version of the foil, which is suitable for most UK latitudes.

If you wish to purchase the Solar Site Selector then please contact us. You will receive an MCS-aid acetate foil included with your purchase.

By downloading this free foil we assume that you are happy for us to contact you now and again with information about our products and services. You can opt out of emails at any time and we promise not to pass your details on to third parties for marketing purposes. For more information see our Privacy Policy.
Please note: the MCS method may be subject to change in future versions of the Solar PV Guide. We may email you including to inform you of any changes to the MCS requirements and to offer you a new Solar Site Selector foil to download. Please be advised that in any case this foil is designed as a guide to assist with MCS shading requirements, and that a margin of error should be accounted for when using this method.

You should receive an email directly after completing this form with a download link to the foil. If this email does not arrive shortly then please contact us and we will be happy to help. Once you have received the email you can download the foil and print it on to a sheet of acetate. Follow the printing instructions on your acetate packaging, as printing advice varies depending on the brand of acetate you are using.