We designed our Top Hat Battens to fit seamlessly into any industrial application. Enjoy easy installation for a variety of materials and sizes. Continue reading for installation specifications for your building materials.
Our Top Hat Roof Battens come in the following sizes:
– 61mm Top Hat Batten
– 96mm Top Hat Batten
– 120mm Top Hat Batten
Timber – Fasten the batten to every truss or rafter with a 12 x 40mm timber fixing screw (minimum fixing size) through each flange.
Steel – Fasten the batten to every truss or rafter with a M5.5 x 40mm batten zip (minimum fixing size) through each flange.
Roof Sheets – Fasten the roof sheets to the batten as per the roofing specifications.
Ridges – Fix through the ridge capping into the roof batten using the appropriate screws.
Lapping Battens – To minimise cutting, lay the battens in one direction starting from one end of the roof. The overlap must be supported over a truss or rafter. The minimum overlap is 100mm.