Garden Route Thatch : Quality Thatching : South Africa : Cape reed tiles

By: Garden Route Thatch  11-11-2011
Keywords: Tile, Roof Frames

 
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Standard Tile:

   
     
They are the most commonly used tiles and cover the majority of all structures. Standard tiles are used to cover straight and round structures. They are available with clips for fastening to our steel circular and oval roof frames or without the clips, for installation on a wooden frame.
Structures require approximately 4 tiles to cover one square metre.
Standard Tile Dimensions: 420mm long x 800mm wide x 25mm thick
 
 
 
16.5 inch long x 31.5 inch wide x 1 inch thick
Box dimensions :
We pack in 6 tiles in a box. Weight of box is 32 Kg
450 mm long x 820 mm wide x 200 mm thick
17.7 inch long x 32.3 inch wide x 7.9 inch thick
 
   
 
       

Heavy Tile:

 
     
The heavy thatch tile is a denser tile, it’s biding strip is 30 mm wide, and contains more Cape reed than a standard tile. This allows for better "fanning out" at the top of a circular structure. The heavy tile is used to cover the top 2 rows of a circular structure - just below the top cone. They are available with clips for fastening to our metal circular and oval roof frame or without clips for installation on a wooden frame.
Structures require approximately 4 tiles to cover one square metre.
Heavy Tile Dimensions: 420mm long x 800mm wide x 30mm thick
 
 
 
 
 
16.8 inch long x 32 inch wide x 1.2 inch thick.
We pack 5 heavy tiles in a box. Weight of box is 32 Kg.
Box dimensions :
We pack in 6 tiles in a box. Weight of box is 32 Kg
450 mm long x 820 mm wide x 200 mm thick
17.7 inch long x 32.3 inch wide x 7.9 inch thick
 
   
 
       

Top Thatch Cone:

 
     
The top cone forms a cap on the top of a circular, square, hexagonal or octagonal roof.  
 
 
 
 
   
   
 
       

Corner Thatch Tile:

 
     
The corner thatch tile is used to close of the end of a 90-degree corner of a square thatch roof. They are available with or without clips.  
 
 
 
 
   
   
 
       

Oval Ridge Thatch Tile:

 
     
The oval ridge thatch tile is used to cap the ridge on a mid section of an oval structure.  
 
 
 
 
   
   
 
     

Oval End Thatch Tile:

 
     
The oval end thatch tile is used to close of each end of an oval structure.  
 
 
 
 
   
   
 
     

Frames:

 
       
         

Keywords: Roof Frames, Tile,