US 11,655,966 B2
Apparatus, method, and system for reducing moisture in LED lighting fixtures
Gabriel P. Gromotka, Pella, IA (US); Kurt C. Herr, Jr., Centerville, IA (US); and Luke C. McKee, Oskaloosa, IA (US)
Assigned to Musco Corporation, Oskaloosa, IA (US)
Filed by Musco Corporation, Oskaloosa, IA (US)
Filed on May 25, 2021, as Appl. No. 17/303,240.
Application 17/303,240 is a continuation in part of application No. 16/741,049, filed on Jan. 13, 2020, granted, now 11,192,063.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/799,281, filed on Jan. 31, 2019.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/791,941, filed on Jan. 14, 2019.
Prior Publication US 2021/0278062 A1, Sep. 9, 2021
Int. Cl. F21V 15/00 (2015.01); F21V 29/76 (2015.01); F21V 3/04 (2018.01); F21Y 115/10 (2016.01)
CPC F21V 15/00 (2013.01) [F21V 3/04 (2013.01); F21V 29/763 (2015.01); F21Y 2115/10 (2016.08)] 19 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A device to reduce moisture in a lighting fixture comprising:
a. a desiccant material embedded in a carrier body; and
b. one or more parts to affix the carrier body with embedded desiccant material relative to a portion of the lighting fixture in an internal space of the lighting fixture, wherein the one or more parts comprise:
i. a first structure affixed to the portion of the lighting fixture; and
ii. a second structure adapted to resiliently restrain the carrier body with embedded desiccant material.