Top of Pole Solar Panel Mounts
for Up to 32 PV Modules
MT Solar's modular
design allows the fastest delivery in the industry.
Small or large systems can usually ship from the factory in
Montana in two weeks or sooner. Modular design also is
also well suited to custom designs. Please ask.
MT Solar's pole mounts are designed to be assembled at a
comfortable ground level working height and then hoisted to
the top of your pole(s). Splice plates on the end of
each main support beam make it easy to expand your system in
MT Solar Standard Pole Mount Designs Made in
2 Inch Pipe Series Top of
Pole Mount for mounting 1 Module on a Single Pole
2 Inch 1 Panel
(technical information not available yet -
4 Inch Pipe Series
Top of Pole Mount for mounting 2-4
Modules on a Single Pole
Detailed information is needed to design
a top of pole mount.
The specific solar
panel model number, manufacturer's name and serial
numbers if available.
The number of solar
panels to be mounted.
location of the installation so we can determine snow
and wind loads.
The exposure category
of the installation site:
B: Terrain with
buildings, forest or surface irregulars covering at
least 20 percent of the ground area extending one
mile or more from the site. This is generally
an urban site. It is not expected that you
make an exhaustive survey for 1 mile all around the
array location to determine the exact proportion of
building or forest areas to land area.
C: Flat and
generally open terrain extending 1/2 mile or more
from the site in any full quadrant. The
exposure has become the commonly accepted with the
terrain is not known.
D: Represents the
area with the most severe conditions. These
have basic wind speeds of 80 mph or greater with
flat, unobstructed terrain adjacent to large bodies
of water, or in flat plains. Exposure D
extends inland from the shore 1/4 of a mile or 10
times the building height.
Soil conditions at
the installation site:
and foliated rock
3. Sandy gravel
4. Sand, silty or
clayey sand, silty gravel and clayey gravel
Foundation or footer
diameter. The default is 30 inches. Your can
advise a larger or smaller diameter 14 inches or larger
if required at your installation site.
Maximum tilt angle from
horizontal. MT Solar mounts are infinitely
variable from horizontal to vertical. The ideal
panel angle is equal to your latitude. The best
mid-summer angle is your latitude minus 15 degrees (more
horizontal). The best mid-winter angle is your
latitude plus 15 degrees (more vertical).
Clearance height of
the solar panel above the ground at the steepest angle
If you have a special requirement please
Call for prices and
discounted prices on multiple mounts. 720-575-7600