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Carport Mounts for Solar Panel Systems
Shop carport mounts for solar panel systems. Find solar carport mounts in all configurations. Carport solar panel mounts are made of heavy duty, galvanized steel and aluminum. They are made-to-order and designed to withstand most any wind or snow load rating nationwide.
Types of Carport Mounts
There are several different styles of solar carport mount to accommodate a range of designs and parking configurations. The most common for smaller systems is the L-design multi-pole mount (MPM) from Preformed Line Products. This mount uses common, off-the-shelf structural materials configured for a specific module and array size. The cement foundations for these mounts is typically within 48 inches deep and 36 inches diameter, although it will vary for local wind and snow conditions.
There are also carports for larger systems greater than 50kW solar arrays. These mounts are custom fabricated for each project. The foundation requirements are much more robust. They include three basic designs; Y-canopy, T-canopy or L-canopy as shown below.