Eternit Birkdale Fibre Cement Slate 600mm x 300mm-Blue/Black

£1.34 ex VAT
£1.61 inc VAT
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£1.34 ex VAT
£1.61 inc VAT


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Product Description

A smooth surface and dressed edges offers a traditional and pleasing look at an affordable price, using nail and rivet fixing.

The combination of colour, edge finish and design flexibility that the Birkdale offers means it is ideal as both a roofing and cladding solution.

  • Environmental product declaration available
  • Achieves BES 6001 'Very Good' rating to gain credits under BREEAM   
  • Can be used for both roof and facade
  • Full roof system   
  • Fibre cement is a 100% recyclable building material
  • Low carbon footprint of 13 CO2e/m2

Size of tile 600mm x 300mm.
Minimum pitch (100mm lap)
Moderate exposure 22.5°.
Severe exposure 25°.
Minimum pitch (110mm lap)
Moderate exposure 20°.
Severe exposure 22.5°.
Maximum pitch 90°.
Maximum gauge 600mm x 300mm. 245-250mm.
Covering capacity
100mm lap 13.4/m2.
110mm lap 13.6/m2.
Weight of tiling
100mm lap 20.4kg/m² (0.20kN/m²).
110mm lap 20.9kg/m² (0.20kN/m²).
Battens required    
100mm lap 4.00m/m².
110mm lap 4.08m/m².
Batten size
38 x 25 mm for rafters / supports not exceeding 450mm centres.
50 x 25mm for rafters / supports not exceeding 600mm centres.
Tile nails
Slate nails (Copper to BS1202-2) 30mm x 2.65mm.
Copper disc rivets Required.
BS EN 492.

Fibre cement slates meet the strength requirements of BS EN 492, achieving an average bending moment greater than 50Nm/m (Class B).

The slates also have a minimum density of 1700kg/m³ and a nominal thickness of 4mm.


14 Day Money Back Guarantee

We are happy to accept returns, if they are returned within 14 days of being received, and providing item has not been used or opened and is in original condition.

An email MUST be sent before returning your item, a note must be enclosed with the returned item, stating the reason for the return and the name under which the item was purchased.

Faulty Items

All products are individually inspected before being dispatched, to ensure items are sent out in perfect condition. In the unlikely event that your item is faulty, please return it to us within 7 days of receipt in its original condition. Upon inspection, we will be happy to replace or repair where possible, or refund you in full if the item is found to be faulty.

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