DaVinci Slate is installed following standard industry practices. No special training or handling is required for the contractor or builder. Download the comprehensive Slate Installation Guide for details and instructions to guide you through every step of the installation process.

If you have questions or require further information, please contact our sales associates for any additional help.


Specification Chart


SHINGLE DIMENSIONS
widths 12", 10", 9", 7", 6" thickness at butt 1/2"
length 18" thickness at tip 1/8"
HIP-RIDGE-STARTER
  6" HIP & RIDGE
(FOR RIDGE VENTS ONLY)
7" Hip & Ridge
(standard)
12" Starter
pieces / bundle 20 20 20
lineal ft / bundle 5* 5* 20
pieces / lineal ft 4* 4* 1
* At recommended 6" exposure
Note: 9" pieces available for ridge; 4" pieces available for turrets.
FIELD SHINGLES PER ROOFING SQUARE
Coursing Roof Pitch Max. Exposure Bundles / Square Shingles / Square Weight / Square
Straight 6:12 or greater 8.0" 6.40 179 261 lbs
Straight 6:12 or greater 7.5" 6.80 191 279 lbs
Staggered 6:12 or greater 7.0" 7.30 204 299 lbs
Straight or Staggered Less than 6:12 6.0" 8.50 238 348 lbs
Note 1: All calculations are based on using the recommended 3/8" gap between shingles.
Note 2: Straight coursing may be used at any exposure up to 8.0" and staggered coursing may be used at any exposure up to 7.0"
PACKING AND SHIPPING INFORMATION
  # Shingles Weight
Per Bundle* 28 41 lbs
Per Pallet** 1,056 1,968 lbs
Per Truckload*** 25,344 47,232 lbs
* All weights are approximate
** 48 bundles per pallet
*** 24 pallets per truckload
TESTING SUMMARY
Type of Test Standard Results
Fire Test ASTM E 108 Class A
Impact Test UL 2218 Class 4
Wind Test ASTM D 3161 Certified to 110 MPH
Building Code Approvals: ICC-ES ESR-2119, Miami Dade County, FL NOA No. 12-0503.01 exp. 7/12/17 and TDI


Single-Width and Multi-Width DaVinci Slate are installed following standard industry practices. The gallery below shows common installation practices for slate products.

Download the comprehensive Slate Installation Guide for details and instructions to guide you through every step of the installation process.

If you have questions or require further information, please contact our sales associates for any additional help.


Installation Photos


DaVinci Slate Staggered Installation
DaVinci Slate Castle Gray Straight Coursing Installation
DaVinci Slate Starter Coursing and 1st coursing
DaVinci Slate  Use of Toe Boards
DaVinci Slate  Toe boards and Pneumatic Nail Gun
DaVinci Slate  Installation Over Ice & Water Shield
DaVinci Slate  Staggered Application of Slate Gray
DaVinci Slate Snow Guard Installation
DaVinci Slate Dormer Installation
DaVinci Slate Snow Guard Installation
DaVinci Slate Wall Flashing
DaVinci Slate  Dormer Installation
DaVinci Slate Open Valley
DaVinci Slate Closed Valley
DaVinci Slate Closed Valley
DaVinci Slate Drip Edge
DaVinci Slate DaVinci Hip and Ridge
DaVinci Slate Ridge
DaVinci Slate DaVinci Hip and Ridge
DaVinci Slate Continuous Ridge Vent with 6-inch Ridge Shingles
DaVinci Slate Bird's Eye View of a DaVinci Ridge and Hip
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