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Thompson Architectural Metals On Ridge Vents


 ON RIDGE VENT

 

 


Available In
26 gauge galvalume and pre-painted galvalume. Other materials available upon request. Thompson On-Ridge Vents are also available in different heights based on application.

 

HEIGHT
APPLICATION
1"
Metal Roofing
2.5"
Regular Tile Profile
5"
Hi-Tile Profile



 

 

Special heights also available upon request.

                                            

Advantages of the Ridge Ventilator
• Unique raised hood design is engineered for the highest possible uninterrupted attic air removal.
• Easy installation over new or existing roofing.
• No extra framing required and maintenance free.

Vent Specifications

26 Gauge On-Ridge Ventilator
Non Stocking - Special Order Only

 

SIZE
DESCRIPTION
NET FREE AREA
PIECES/CARTON
4'
26 guage
288 sq. in.
1
6'
26 guage
432 sq. in.
1
8'
26 guage
576 sq. in.
1
10
26 guage
720 sq. in.
1






 

Installation instructions
1. Cut out a hole approximately 3 inches from both sides of ridge peak extending to accommodate the length of the vent.

 

VENT
APPROXIMATE
CUT OUT SIZE
4'
6" X 46"
6'
6" X 70"
8'
6" X 94"
8'
6" X 118"



 



2. Place ridge ventilator over the hole and nail down using 1 1/4" roofing nails or 1.5" Neoprene screws spaced 8-12" on center. Roofing cement should be used on all adjacent roofing materials and nail heads to prevent water leakage.