Slick Tools LLC

AG Bender™

Our portable forming tool turns ordinary wire mesh into rigid, durable channels for use in pest abatement.

The Rail Mount Method

Learn to build durable, cost effective, professional-looking solar animal guard— quickly and affordably.

Solar Animal Guard Sourcing Guide

A comprehensive guide to the tools and materials you’ll need for a successful animal guard installation – and where to buy them.

How NOT to Install Solar Animal Guard

Save time and money by getting your crew up to speed on common mistakes and failure modes.

Latest blog posts

  • New additions to Team Slick Tools!
    Earlier this month I was lucky enough to pitch the company at the University of Colorado Boulder’s Startups2students event, which connects startup-curious students with local companies. A number of students and recent grads reached out afterward, and I’m happy to […]
  • Mind the Gap – How NOT to Install Solar Animal Guard
    Getting a tight, critter-proof seal around your PV array is easier said than done! See photos of common mistakes and learn how to handle tricky racking and roof types (did someone say tiles?)
  • Cutting Corners – How NOT to Install Solar Animal Guard
    Learn why animal guard often fails at the corners of a PV array, and what to do about it!