Classic 96A 150V MPPT Charge Controller MidNite


Classic 150V Charge Controller MidNite CLASSIC150


The MidNite Classic-150 will substantially increase the flexibility, features and range currently found on Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT) controllers. It is the only MPPT controller that has Arc Fault Detection, making this controller the safest controller available.

It has Arc Fault, Ground Fault, free web monitoring, a graphics panel and Solar, Hydro and Wind Modes. The Classic 150 has a maximum output current of 96 amps, an operating voltage of 150 volts and works with 12 to 72 volt battery systems. The FREE MidNite SolarĀ Local Application enables you to monitor your Classics over your local network or the Internet.


  • 150 operating voltage
  • Max current out: 96 amps
  • ETL listed to UL1741 and CSA
  • Type 1 environmental rating
  • Terminals are rated for 75 C
  • Exclusive HyperVOC extends VOC limits
  • 12-72V battery
  • Built-in DC-GFP and Arc Fault
  • Detector
  • Solar, wind and hydro MPPT modes

Additional information

Nominal Battery Voltage

12 – 72 Volts

PV Open Circuit Voltage VOC

150V HyperVOC (battery voltage up to 48V)

Power Conversion Efficiency

98% (Typical system)

Maximum Stand-By-Self-Consumption (12V)

2.8 – 4W

Reverse Current at Night

Zero – Internal relay for reverse current

Low Battery Voltage

Low Battery voltage disconnect and re-connect of loads fully programmable with 2 Auxiliary outputs to control external load disconnect/re-connect switches

Hyper VOC

Standard all models – Extended VOC range for cold climates

Arc Fault Protection

Standard on Classics, 0.25 second detect and trip speed

Ground Fault Protection

Standard all models – resettable, no fuse to blow

Charging Regulation

Bulk, Absorb, Float as well as Equalization

Battery Voltage Regulation Set Points


Equalization Charging

Adjustable Voltage and Duration, Manual or Auto

PV Reverse Polarity

Protected to Max VOC

Battery Reverse Polarity

Fully Protected

Battery Over Voltage

Fully Protected

Battery Short Circuit

Fully Protected

Battery Temperature Compensation

Automatic when BTS is installed, Adjustable mV per degree C per 2V cell

Programmable Auxiliary Control Output

2 Auxiliary outputs, Aux 1 can be 12V out or dry contact, Aux 2 is 12V out or Logic IN

Graphic Display

Graphical Display

Networking Cabling

Standard 4 conductor phone cable, no hub needed


ModBus openly published dover Ethernet and RS232

Remote Display

Display (MNGP) can be relocated and a second display can be added

Terminal Rating

75 C

Internet Ready


Data Logging

380 days of daily history, 24 hours of date at 5 minute intervals

Wind and Hydro Applications


Positive Ground Applications

Requires 2 pole input and output breakers

Environmental Rating

Indoor type IP30

Conduit Knock Outs

Single 1" conduit (35.05mm) on left and right side. Two 1" conduit (35.05mm) on bottom. Two 3/4" conduit (27.76mm) on back.

Manufacturer Warranty

5 Years


12 lbs / 5.45 kg


14.9 x 6 x 4" (378 x 152 x 102 mm)


Listed by ETL for US & Canada, CE Certified, FCC Class B