Rail system and method for assembly

  • US 9,822,547 B2
  • Filed: 05/14/2015
  • Issued: 11/21/2017
  • Est. Priority Date: 11/30/2005
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A rail system comprising:

  • a rail comprising a hollow upper portion, a pair of opposing legs that extend downward from said hollow upper portion to form a lower cavity, and a partition between said hollow upper portion and said lower cavity that extends from one of said opposing legs to the other of said opposing legs such that said lower cavity is defined between said opposing legs and underneath said partition; and

    a support rail having an H-shaped configuration comprised of two vertical members and two transverse members that respectively connect said two vertical members, said support rail positioned in said lower cavity completely between said opposing legs and completely beneath said partition of said rail such that said support rail is secured to said rail by at least one fastener that extends through said two transverse members of said support rail into said partition of said rail.

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