Gound Mount #1 Assembly

Powers Super Purlin vs. Conventional Mount

Faster • Safer • Saves Money

Super Purlin


Requires only 8 rows of these:

Powers Super Purlin

Conventional Mount


Requires 14 rows of these:

Cee Purlin

U.S. Patent No. 8857133

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Price Comparison for an 18' section of Solar Canopy
14 rows of Conventional Purlins 8 rows of POWERS SUPER PURLIN SAVINGS DOLLARS
Price per Lineal Foot Price per Lineal Foot Per 18' Section
14rows x 18' x $ 2.50/lf = $ 630.00
8rows x 18' x $ 3.00 = $ 540.00
$ 198.00
14rows x 18' x $ 2.60/lf = $ 655.20
8rows x 18' x $ 3.00 = $ 540.00
$ 223.20
14rows x 18' x $ 2.70/lf = $ 680.40
8rows x 18' x $ 3.00 = $ 540.00
$ 248.40

Efficiency

Using Conventional methods a 3 man crew can install approximately 100 panels in a day.

Using the POWERS SUPER PURLIN a 3 man crew can install 600 panels in a day, substantially reducing panel installation time and labor.

Freight Savings

  • 14 rows of conventional at 18' = 844 lbs.
  • 8 rows of POWERS SUPER PURLIN at 18' = 475 lbs.
  • That's a savings of 369 lbs. per 18' section
  • or an additional 45, 18' sections per truck.

Safety

Using conventional method usually requires personnel to get on top of the structure, which has led to injuries and fatalities. Using the POWERS SUPER PURLIN eliminates any need for personnel to be on top of the structure, allowing all work to be done from a scissor lift.