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Old 03-20-2012, 03:34 PM   #1
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Is there plywood made of torch-down material and if so- I am looking to get a price for a 4'X8' sheet of 3/4" if this exists. Thank you!

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What in the world is "torch-down" material??? Never heard of it. Are you located outside of the USA?

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I figured it out he wants to use plywood instead of fiberglass sheet to lay the torch down membrane roofing.


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no there is not a plywood that is torched down
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no there is not a plywood that is torched down
I don’t have any first hand knowledge of this subject, but thought that there would not be any plywood used for this purpose. Because of the applied open flame.

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I used torch-down material on my deck. Solid plywood. As far as I know, that is the way it is done routinely. You heat the material, not the substrate, so I see no problem w/ wood.
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What is it your really trying to do with this plywood?
And I agree there's just no such thing as torched down plywood.
There's torched down roofing but only a fool DIY would try and do it, unless your looking to burn the house down get a pro roofing company with lots of insurance to do this one.
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So I guess I'm a fool. Huh. And all these years I thought I was a pretty savvy individual. The stuff you learn on forums is amazing.
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I'm hoping some of the roofers on here will post some of the pictures again of the roofs on fire from someone trying to do a torched down roof.
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http://www.prolineroofing.com/old_website/News2.htm

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