LudoSlate is a lightweight interlocking terra cotta tile featuring the chiseled edges and texture of natural slate. LudoSlate can be installed in straight rows or staggered. LudoSlate Premier is a series of three random width tiles for a more authentic appearance. Premier sizes do not come pre-blended on pallets. Each size is packaged individually and must be blended in the ﬁeld by the installer.LudoSlate Premier in Ebony Mist Ludowici’s LudoSlate interlocking clay tile is primarily available in 12 standard slate colors but can be customized with additional colors or blends. Standard Slate colors: Antiqued Brunswick Black, Antiqued Montpelier Green, Antiqued Slate Gray, Brunswick Black, Montpelier Green, Mottled Green Purple, Plumstone, Slate Gray, Slate Red, Strata Gray, Vermont Gray Black LudoSlate will never fade or curl like other slate alternatives, is Class A fire resistant, easy to install, and maintenance-free. Like all Ludowici tiles, LudoSlate is rated ASTM Grade 1 and covered by our 75-year material warranty.
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|Weight Per Square
|598 lbs. | LudoSlate Premier: 676 lbs.
|Pieces Per Square
|109 pcs. | LudoSlate Premier: 119 pcs. (Full Tile: 100; Two-Thirds Tile: 9; Half Tile: 10)
|10-3/4" x 16" | LudoSlate Premier: 5-3/4", 7-3/4", and 10-3/4" x 16"
|10-1/8" x 13" | LudoSlate Premier: 5", 7", and 10-1/8" x 13"
|Installed Barrel Height Off Deck
|Recommended Minimum Slope
|SECTION AT EAVE WITH UNDER EAVE
|SECTION AT EAVE WITH CANT STRIP
|SECTION AT SIDE WALL
|SECTION AT HEAD WALL
|SECTION AT RAKE EDGE WITH DETACHED RAKE
|SECTION AT RAKE EDGE WITH 90º RAKE
|SECTION AT RAKE EDGE WITH RAKE FLASHING
|SECTION AT LUDOSLATE HIP
|SECTION AT LUDOSLATE RIDGE
|SECTION AT FIELD CUT VALLEY
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A tile installed at the intersection of hip(s) and ridge(s).
A tile that is shaped to cover the uppermost horizontal part of the roof.
A tile installed at the bottom of the hip, also known as bullnose.
Closed Ridge End
Closed-end tile installed at the gable end of the ridge.
A tile that is shaped to cover the external angle formed by the intersection of 2 sloped planes.
LudoSlate is available in any standard Ludowici color blend, however, for a more authentic slate appearance, we recommend one of the the following color blends:
Antiqued Brunswick Black
Antiqued Montpelier Green
Mottled Green Purple
Antiqued Slate Gray
Vermont Gray Black
Ludowici’s Lexington Slate clay roof tile features a quarried slate base texture. It is also available in the following custom textures:
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