Battens Plus

BattenUP

Installation Guide
Printable Version

Each batten has mechanical pin marks as a nailing guide. Each mark runs vertical to the batten; the same direction as the flutes.

The nail markings are placed on the batten according to the Fastening Guide (Figure 2).

The Wrong and Right way to place fasteners on the batten are shown below.

Each batten has nail markings. Each mark runs vertical to the batten; the same direction as the flutes. Figure 1 shows the proper placement of fasteners. The nail markings are placed on the batten according to the Fastening Guide Figure 2.
Important: If you are double felting or installing on a pitch of 7/12 or greater, 1/2-inch-long staples should be used.
Air pressure should be adjusted so staple is flush with the surface of the batten.

BattenUP battens must be fastened with 1/2-inch-long or longer, 1-inch-crown staples.
OR
1/2-inch-long or longer, 7/16-inch-crown staples can be used.

Battens are to be fastened at 6-inches on center with the outside fasteners placed 1-inch from the outside edge of the batten. From left to right staples will be placed as follows: 1", 6", 12", 18", 24", 30", 36", 42", 47"

Safety: Plastic and wood dust and construction debris should be blown off roof deck for safety purposes.

Figure 1 - Typical Section

Figure 2 - Fastening Guide

 

Battens Plus, Inc.   •   Phone: 530.620.5287   •   Fax: 360.251.8193   �   Email: Support@BattensPlus.com