Solar Builder

SEP-OCT 2018

Solar Builder focuses on the installation/construction of solar PV systems. We cover the latest PV technology (modules, mounting, inverters, storage, BOS) and equip installers/contractors with tips and tools to make informed purchasing decisions.

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50 S E P T E M B E R / O C TO B E R 2 0 1 8 Universal install Ecolibrium Solar will show advancements for EcoX pitched-roof and EcoFoot flat-roof racking solutions. For pitched roofs, new EcoX Universal Rail-Less Racking fits any module thickness from 32 to 46mm using a single size for each core component. is means fewer SKUs in stock, streamlined shipping and storing and minimal jobsite interruptions. Go from one job a day to two with 33 percent fewer penetrations than a rail-based system. Booth 2248 Upgrade my flashing SolarRoof Hook is debuting an expanded product line for its Quick- BOLT with Microflashing. e new 4-in. Microflashing has a larger di- ameter than the original 3-in. design, giving it more coverage and allowing installers to cover extra holes in the installation area if they miss the rafter. e company also added the Quick Ratchet Conduit Clamp to the Quick- BOLT line. Designed to be used with any of its QuickBOLT Mounting Kits, the new Conduit Clamp attaches directly to the QuickBOLT and provides a simple and affordable way for installers to run conduit on a roof. e aluminum flashing has been upgraded to the new Galva Flashing for curved and flat tile roof mounts, which is a durable, rust-resistant, afford- able way to flash tile installations. Booth 286 Eliminate Pilot Holes RT-MINI is Roof Tech's new self-flashing mount- ing base designed to attach conventional rail mounting systems and accessories including the conduit. RT-MINI is engineered to withstand wind speeds up to 180 mph and ground snow up to 70 psf. e main difference between RT-MINI and conventional flashing is the faster installa - tion time because RT-MINI is fastened with wood screws, eliminating the need for pilot holes. As a result, there is no damage to the seal on asphalt shingles so the roof warranty remains intact. RT-MINI is fully waterproof and certi - fied by the ICC for Flexible Flashing. Stamped PE letters are available for 37 states in the U.S. and four provinces in Canada. Booth 538 SPI 2018

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