Moulded from original natural stone, Crofters slates provide the attractive appearance of natural stone combined with the simplicity of using a single sized product.
Readily available, the Crofters range of reconstructed stone is an alternative to natural stone slates. The range consists of main slates, under ridge and eaves slates with matching accessories including ridge, hip and ventilation units for the complete roofing solution
The slates are easy to lay and are readily available which reduces time and costs associated with second-hand material. One size slate for total simplicity and are twice holed to facilitate nailing where appropriate.
|Type||Main slate||Half slate||Under eave/ridge||Ridge/hip unit||Gas and ridge vent||Slate vent|
|Length (mm)||550||550||350||660, 450||450||550|
|Weight (kg)||8.16||4.1||6.0||600 = 11.7 / 450=8.8||10||10|
|Units/m2 (approx)||10.0||20||16.5||36.75 lin m||n/a||n/a|
|No. per pack||120||100||45||35 x 600, 35 x 450||n/a||1 per box|
|Pack Weight (T)||0.98||0.41||0.27||0.72||n/a||n/a|
Ridge units – For roof pitches up to 35°, a 110° (internal angle) ridge unit is available in 600mm lengths. For roof pitches above 35°, a 90° (internal angle) ridge unit is available in 450 and 600mm lengths. Nails and Pegs – Hanging over batten: 40mm long x 4.5mm or 5mm dia. Aluminium tile pegs. Nailing through batten: 40/45mm long x 3.35 dia. Clout head nails.
The Crofters roofing range is ideal for; external roofs, extensions and new builds where a natural appearance is required.
Product range includes
- Main slate
- Ridge units
- Hip units
- Ridge vent unit
- Gas flue ridge unit
- Slate vent