Universal RidgeFast System

  • Meets BS 5534, BS 8612 requirements and NHBC guidelines
  • Highest grade aluminium flashing
  • Hydrophobic membrane for maximum weather resistance
  • Elastomeric membranes for easy installation and prevents rucking
  • Bespoke batten brackets for anchoring to structure
  • Can be used with all concrete tiles and slates
  • Completely dry fixed system
  • Suitable for standard ridge tiles
  • Provides 5mm continuous ventilation along the ridge

RidgeFast Dry Ridge System

Marley Universal RidgeFast provides a completely dry fixed ridge on roofs. It is incredibly quick and easy to install because the units are mechanically fixed so there is no need for mortar, and it provides continuous 5mm ventilation along the ridge.

It can be used with all of Marley's tiles and slates as well as products from other manufacturers.

Why use the RidgeFast dry ridge system?

The universal RidgeFast dry ridge system is a dry fixed system that can be used with standard ridge tiles, and it comes with bespoke batten brackets so it can be anchored to the structure.

The hydrophobic membrane gives it excellent weather resistance, and the elastomeric membranes prevent rucking and make installation easy.

It also comes with the highest-grade aluminium flashing, and it meets both BS 5534 and BS 8612 requirements and NHBC guidelines.

Where to use Universal RidgeFast

The universal RidgeFast dry ridge system is suitable for pitches that are between 12.5° and 60°. However, it is not suitable for ridges, including:

  • 75° plain angle ridge
  • Capped angle ridge
  • Roll top ridge
  • Hogs back ridge

Function & 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
Technical Data

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

If you'd like to know more about fixing RidgeFast please download our guide

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