by Fmeaddons

TapcoSlate Classic Ridge & Hip Cap

classic ridge and hip accessories

Suitable for TapcoSlate Classic, this accessory is a dry-fix ridge and hip cap for all roofs. Available in our six, stocked, Traditional TapcoSlate colours and our nine, special order Alternative colours. This ridge and hip accessory is manufactured in the same material as our TapcoSlate Classic product to beautifully match your roof slate. Universal fitment for any angle, TapcoSlate Classic ridge and hip caps have a degree of flexibility when fixing and have the same properties as our roofing slate:

  • Lightweight – as low as 12kg per square metre.
  • Easy to install with pre-marked nailing guides and spacers.
  • Easily cut with a fine-toothed saw or sharp utility blade.
  • Ridges and hips are mechanically fixed.
  • Choice of colours (6 standard colours stocked for immediate availability.).
  • 40-year warranty.
  • Fully tested to BBA, ETA and CE standards, including fire rating, wind, driven snow & rain, and water absorption.
  • TapcoSlate Classic ridge and hip caps are not made from recycled plastics but are manufactured from recyclable virgin limestone and polypropylene.


TapcoSlate Classic Ridge & Hip Cap

Suitable for:

To be used in conjunction with our other TapcoSlate Classic products.

Dimensions:  Overall Length 440mm, Length of Facing Pattern 210mm, Length of Overlap 230mm, Side Length 160mm. Universal fitment so height depends on roof pitch, can be laid from almost 0° to 90°.  5.5 units cover one linear metre in ridge/hip length. Unit should be heated with a hot-air gun along the ridge before attempting to bend into shape.

Classic Ridge Dimensions

Please note, depending on lighting conditions, our roofing accessories will reflect varying levels of color intensity and so actual colors may vary from those shown on the screen.


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Download our ETA Certificate
Download our Declaration of Performance
Download our TapcoSlate Fire Safety Report Part 1
Download our TapcoSlate Fire Safety Report Part 2
Download our LEED Specification
Download our Wind Performance
Download our Chemical Compatibility
Care and Maintenance of your TapcoSlate Roof