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▲ L-R: Yann Brandt, Quick Mount PV; Stijn Vos, Esdec; Bart Leusink, EcoFasten; Rich Tiu, IronRidge.

Consolidated Power: Esdec tells us about its big moves in the U.S. solar mounting and racking space

November 26, 2019 at 8:05 am 0 comments

When I first saw the Esdec FlatFix at Solar Power International in Anaheim in 2018, I thought the Netherlands-based solar racking company had a chance to make a dent in the commercial rooftop segment in the United States based on its slick system design. Fast-forward a calendar year and IRead More

Residential Solar Mounting Guide 2019: Situations and Solutions

Residential Solar Mounting Guide 2019: Situations and Solutions

June 11, 2019 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

Solar installers face jobsite annoyances every day. Awkward roof space. Plastic baggies of tiny components. Missed rafters. And so on. Death by a thousand racking cuts. Luckily, for all of these situations, there is a mounting solution out there to make your life easier. Micro but Mighty It’s not theRead More

Intersolar North America Showcase: Here’s what to see at this year’s trade show

Intersolar North America Showcase: Here’s what to see at this year’s trade show

June 26, 2017 at 10:45 am Comments are Disabled

APsystems: True three-phrase microinverters APsystems boasts an industry best-selling 3-phase solar microinverter and the industry’s first true 3-phase (phase-balanced & phase-monitored) unit, the YC1000-3. This model handles 208V or 277Y/480V grid voltages with 900 watts maximum output, 95 percent peak efficiency and comes with ZigBee communication and integrated ground. AtRead More

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The QuikFoot product has a baseplate that is fastened to the roof with a flashing over top. All EcoFasten mounting hardware is watertight and secure.

What UL 2703 revisions are on the table? We ask SEIA’s PV Mounting Committee

May 22, 2017 at 7:14 am Comments are Disabled

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) formed its PV Mounting System Manufacturers Committee (MSMC) in March 2016 with the goal of achieving better standardization and unification in the industry around this crucial topic. Since its development, the group has grown to 28 members consisting mainly of experts in U.S.-based mountingRead More

EcoFasten Solar debuts new mounting solution for standing seam metal roofs

EcoFasten Solar debuts new mounting solution for standing seam metal roofs

April 28, 2017 at 12:10 pm Comments are Disabled

EcoFasten Solar has launched its newest product, SimpleBlock, a solution designed specifically for standing seam metal roofing applications. The versatile SimpleBlock provides a variety of options through compatibility with any rack manufacturer’s connection points (L-feet, posts), and will fit any double-lock standing seam. You’ll have to check it out forRead More

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PV Pointers: Tips for mounting PV on a low-slope roof

January 2, 2017 at 8:00 am 1 comment

What is a low slope roof? As defined by National Roofing Contractors Association, the pitch of a low-slope roof is equal to or less than 3:12, seen in Fig. 1. Before a low-slope rooftop system is designed, perform a structural evaluation of the roof deck, structural evaluation of the building,Read More

SPI Preview: Eight innovations for rooftop mounting at SPI

SPI Preview: Eight innovations for rooftop mounting at SPI

September 6, 2016 at 8:00 am 1 comment

Advanced Racking (booth W1113) specializes in the design, manufacturing and sale of PV mounting systems for all types of roof tops and will be debuting a new solution at SPI — the Total Roof Platform (TRP) — that they say is the first system to standardize rooftop mounting hardware. TRPRead More

EcoFasten releases Tile Hook Flashing for use with third-party hooks

EcoFasten releases Tile Hook Flashing for use with third-party hooks

August 15, 2016 at 10:30 am Comments are Disabled

EcoFasten Solar just announced its newest product in its long line of solar roof mount solutions: The Tile Hook Flashing. This Tile Hook Flashing was designed specifically for use with third-party tile hooks and because it replaces one complete tile, the need for cutting, grinding or replacing tiles is eliminated. TheRead More

Rock-It Systems from EcoFasten Solar receive UL 2703 First Edition Certification

Rock-It Systems from EcoFasten Solar receive UL 2703 First Edition Certification

July 27, 2016 at 8:10 am 1 comment

EcoFasten Solar’s Rock-It System and the newly launched Rock-It System 2.0, rail-free solar roof mount solutions, are now certified to UL 2703 First Edition. The Rock-It System and Rock-It System 2.0 conform to UL 2703:2015 First Edition, by Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) TÜV Rheinland, and hold a Class ARead More

Experts share tips for mounting on composition shingle, tile, slate and metal residential roofs

Mounting by roof type: Experts share tips for all residential solar installs

May 23, 2016 at 12:00 pm 2 comments

Before mounting a PV array on any residential roof, Jolene Ciosek, marketing for EcoFasten Solar, says it’s critical to inspect the homeowner’s roof. In addition to evaluating the structure of the building and the roof, check the age and type of roof in order to determine the correct steps neededRead More