Universal RidgeFast

Function and compatibility

  • Provides a completely mortar-free mechanically fixed ridge
  • Provides high level 5mm continuous ventilation along ridge
  • Suitable for all Marley tiles and slates
  • Suitable for other manufacturers’ tiles and slates
  • Advantages
  • Simple, fast installation
  • Highest quality rapid dry fix system on the market
  • Dry fix system
  • Suitable for standard ridge tiles
  • Meets BS 5534 and BS 8612 requirements and NHBC guidelines
  • Marley Universal RidgeFast is designed to provide a totally dry fixed and weathertight ridge that is fast and simple to install. Every ridge unit is mechanically fixed eliminating the need for mortar completely. The system is suitable for use with all Marley tiles and slates and those of other manufacturers.

    To find out more about the new British Standard BS 8612: Dry Fixed Ridge, Hip and Verge Systems for Slating and Tiling - Specification click here.

    General conditions:

    • Not suitable for 75 degree plain angle ridge | Capped angle ridge | Roll top ridge | Hogs back ridge
    • Suitable for pitches between 12.5 and 60 degrees
    • Use one or two thicknesses of batten to suit the tile thickness
    • Mechanically fix top course tiles and slates

    Maximum rafter pitch:

    • 50 degrees - Edgemere | Modern | Ludlow Plus | Ludlow Major | Double Roman
    • 60 degrees - Plain | Mendip | Wessex | Anglia Plus

    • Conditions of use with fibre cement slate:

    • 45 degree maximum pitch using 90 degree plain angle ridge
    • 35 degree maximum pitch using modern ridge
    • 40 degree maximum pitch using segmental ridge
    Here at Marley Eternit, we are always on hand to offer practical and experienced support. Select an option below or call us on 01283 722588.