Quick Mount's New Roof Composition Mount is designed to smoothly fit into the workflow between the trades while installing solar arrays during new home construction or roof replacement.
Integrating solar with the construction of a new roof is a great idea, but making the installation efficient and cost effective requires a coordinated effort between the trades who help put the PV system on the roof.
Features 3-step process aids collaboration between roofers and PV installers Cone flashing is spun aluminum with no welds or seams to rust or rot Flashing holds firm against wind-driven rain QBase is the strongest off-the shelf mechanical mount 3857 lbs average pull out (douglas fir); 1466 lbs. average shear All hardware included All exposed hardware is stainless steel Allows up to 4 structural attachments when required EPDM post collar/counter flashing fits tight without sealant 100% IBC, UBC compliant Meets or exceeds all NRCA standards and practices 10-yr warranty; 50-yr expected life Works with all leading racks Great mount for solar hot water Patents pending
Parts and Materials Each mount kit (12 per box) includes: Cast aluminum QBase Aluminum post, 1.25'' x 3.25'' Removable 12'' x 12'' spun aluminum cone flashing Two zinc-coated steel lag bolts, 5/16'' x 3'' EPDM post collar/counter flash EPDM-bonded stainless steel washer, 5/16'' x 1¼'' Stainless steel machine bolt, 5/16'' x 1" Stainless steel fender washer, 5/16'' x 1'' Stainless steel lock washer, 5/16'' Grade-8 machine bolt, 5/16'' x 3/4''
Specifications Flashing size 12" x 12" Pullout/shear 3934 lbs. average pullout (Douglas fir); 4365 lbs. average shear Tools needed for installation Tape measure Roofers bar/shingle ripper Chalk line Stud finder Caulking gun Appropriate sealant Drill with 1/4" bit Drill or impact gun with deep 1/2" socket Applicable roof types Standard and high-definition composition roofs with 5" to 5/12" courses
Available finishes Aluminum mill Clear anodized Bronze anodized