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Old 09-20-2013, 07:47 PM   #16
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Lead boot installation - roof


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Perfect example of a leaker. Sorry to hear you were treated that way.

Half of that collar belonged on top of the roof. No black stuff needed either. http://www.albertsroofing.com/Power%...stallation.htm
Exactly. The ribs are normal. This looks like an old 4 lb lead pipe jack that was re-purposed on your roof. 3 Lb is actually more malleable and easier to work with. The lead should be turned down into the pipe at least an inch. I actually prefer a separate lead collar that slides into the pipe and counters the lead pipe jack.

There should be no roof mastic on top of the pipe. Very poor work.
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