Battens Plus

BattenUP

Installation Guide
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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 7in12 or greater, 1�-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 �-inch-long or longer, 1-inch-crown staples.
OR
1 �-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

 

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