|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||052/489.2; 052/173.3; 052/489.1; 052/768; 052/775|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 10 인용 특허 : 70|
A solar panel securing system is provided. In another aspect, a solar or photovoltaic panel assembly is mounted to a building roof in a screw-free manner. Another aspect employs a snap-in connection between a member pre-assembled to a solar panel and a roof-mounted bracket. A further aspect adhesively bonds a bracket directly to a glass surface of a solar panel. A method of securing a solar panel is additionally provided.
1. A solar panel securing system comprising: a member pre-attached to a solar panel;a building roof-mounted fastening bracket including a resilient locking tab; themember contacting against and deflecting a segment of the locking tab in a snap-in motion so that at least a portion of the solar panel is secured to the fastening bracket; andthe fastening bracket further comprising at least one hook defined by an undercut, openly accessible slot, and the member being trapped in the slot by the locking tab. 2. The system of claim 1, further comprising a roof ...