Fontenelle Interlocking Clay Plain Tile
A clay tile that offers a plain tile appearance, but with the benefits of reduced labour and material costs.
These lower costs and shorter completion times means Fontenelle offers all the benefits of a clay plain tile roof at an affordable price.
Fontenelle clay plain tiles conform to BS EN 1304:2013 Clay roofing tiles and fittings - Product definitions and specifications.
Fontenelle clay plain tiles have been rigorously tested in the Group wind tunnel where combinations of high wind and driving rain are used to determine the tile performance with respect to wind loading and weathertightness. Tiles will meet all the requirements of BS 5534: 2014 Code of practice for slating and tiling (including shingles), providing Redland fixing recommendations are complied with.
|Size||350 X 244 mm|
|Minimum Headlap||95 mm|
|Maximum Headlap||110 mm|
|Minimum gauge||240 mm|
|Maximum gauge||255 mm|
|Tile Thickness||18 mm|
|Hanging length (approx)||321 mm|
|Linear cover of one tile||200 mm|
|Tile shunt||+/- 3.5 mm|
|Covering capacity (at max gauge)||19.6 tiles/m²|
|Weight (at max gauge)||52 kg/m²|
|Battens required (at max gauge)||3.92 m/m²|
|Batten Size||Rafter centres up to 450 mm: 38 x 25 mm|
Rafter centres up to 600 mm 50 x 25 mm
*Can be laid down to 15 degrees in certain circumstances. Please contact technical solutions on 03708 702595 for advice.
FixMaster is a guaranteed tile and batten fixing specification service tailored to individual roof designs. It's Redland's high technology solution to incorrect fixing providing the most cost-effective specification to comply with British Standards.
As no two roofs are the same, FixMaster takes into account all variable factors including roof geometry, location and products used. A full assessment is made of any nearby tall structures, natural topographical features or, in the case of airports in the locality, pressures generated by aircraft trailing wake vortices.
Methods to obtain a FixMaster are:
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