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The fibre cement slates are manufactured using Portland cement together with a non-asbestos formulation of superior blended synthetic and cellulose fibres.

They are pigmented during production, fully compressed and finished with a high quality, semi-matt acrylic coloured coating to the top face and edges and a clear, high performance binder to the back face.

Pitch:

Minimum 20°.

Batten size:

  • 38 x 25 mm - for rafter spacing up to 450 mm.
  • 50 x 25 mm - for rafter spacing between 450 and 600 mm.

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Standard product features

Tiles:

To BS EN 492, Type NT.

Size:

600 x 300 mm.

Colour:

Blue-black.

Shape:

Rectangular.

Options

Head-lap:

This will vary according to exposure and roof pitch. For Moorland slates the minimum head-lap is 90 mm.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-80-90/360 Fibre cement slates

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Product specification

An important note about specifying

Manufacturer

Name:

Cembrit Ltd

Tel:

+44 (0)203 3722300

Product reference

Moorland slates

Head-lap (minimum)

90 mm

Manufacturer details

Cembrit UK,
Unit 54-60,
Milford Road,
Reading,
Berkshire, RG1 8LH
Tel +44 (0)203 3722300
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