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I have been told I can hang Hardrow slates. What is hanging and can it be done?

I have been told I can hang Hardrow slates. What is hanging and can it be done?

Tile Hanging - (suitable for roof pitches up to 40 degrees).

Hardow Slates are manufactured without hanging nibs, and require two aluminium 40 x 3.35mm nails per slate to be tapped through the nail holes positions allowing them to be hung over the top of the 25x50mm graded treated batten.

(Aluminium nails should be substituted for copper or stainless steel in marine environments)

All hung slates are to be mechanically fixed at the verges (including roof lights, chimneys, and open valleys) by double battening over the top of the parent batten which is fixed across at least two rafters.

Two courses of slates at the eaves (including the under eaves) and the top course of slates including the top slates under the ridge should be directly fixed into the tile batten.

Roofs located in areas of severe wind speeds are to a fully nailed into the batten regardless of tile pitch and verge slates secured with additional verge clips.

Tiles hanging from Nails