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Old 10-22-2007, 03:24 PM   #1
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What is the maximum Roof pitch that will work with ridge vent? Pls advise,

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Old 10-22-2007, 06:45 PM   #2
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Darn. Never thought about it. I've seen metal RV that could probably accomadate 14-16/12. But, that was a while back.

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Old 10-22-2007, 08:16 PM   #3
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This is from Air Vents site, regarding the Shingle Vent II. The metal multi=pitch version only can go up to a 12/12 pitch though.

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ShingleVent II has pre-printed slot guides for truss or ridge pole construction. Pre-drilled nailing holes are designed to assure proper nailing. The vent is pre-formed to a 4/12 pitch, and fits pitches from 3/12 to 16/12.

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it`s a pain in the butt w/12 on 12,wouldn`t want to try 16 on 12,some of the rollvents conform better to the steeper pitches
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Old 10-22-2007, 10:56 PM   #5
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I have only installed it twice on 16/12's and it was a beatch.

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