Lighting fixture mounting post

  • US 9,234,651 B2
  • Filed: 10/15/2013
  • Issued: 01/12/2016
  • Est. Priority Date: 10/18/2010
  • Status: Expired due to Fees
First Claim
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1. A light fixture assembly comprising:

  • a light shade comprising;

    an upper attaching portion having a non-round passage; and

    a lower shade portion;

    a mounting post comprising;

    a threaded upper portion;

    a threaded lower portion for attaching a light fixture;

    a flange separating the upper portion from the lower portion; and

    a non-round shoulder residing in the non-round passage and cooperating with the non-round passage to prevent rotation of the mounting post;

    a post nut threadedly cooperating with the threaded upper portion for attaching the mounting post to the light shade; and

    a light fixture threadedly cooperating with the threaded lower portion of the mounting post for attaching the light fixture to the mounting post.

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