Louver canopy

  • US 11,091,914 B2
  • Filed: 05/20/2020
  • Issued: 08/17/2021
  • Est. Priority Date: 05/21/2019
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A louver canopy comprising:

  • a frame with a top, the top having parallel rafters;

    a plurality of louvers, each of the louvers having an elongated flashing, the flashing having a first long side and a second long side; and

    a baffle disposed at the first long side of the flashing to form an elongated first guide groove, the first guide groove having two outlets respectively disposed at two ends of the first guide groove;

    wherein the louvers are rotationally connected between the rafters and sequentially arranged along a length direction of the rafters, and the louvers are disposed at intervals and are parallel to each other;

    wherein when the louvers rotate to a closed state, an opening of the first guide groove faces upward, and the second long side of the flashing passes over a top of the baffle of an adjacent louver of the louvers and positions above the first guide groove of the adjacent louver; and

    wherein each of the rafters has a second guide groove disposed along a length direction of each of the rafters, the second guide groove is located directly below junctions of the louvers and a corresponding rafter of the rafters, the outlets at the two ends of the first guide groove respectively communicate with the second guide groove, the frame further includes a plurality of columns supporting the rafters, inside each of the columns is a downspout penetrating from a top of each of the columns to a bottom of each of the columns, an upper end of the downspout of each of the columns communicates with the second guide groove, a bottom of each of the columns is provided with outfalls facing toward an outer side of the canopy, and the outfalls communicate with a lower end of the downspout of each of the columns.

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