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Old 12-18-2012, 12:12 PM   #1
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I need to match an ELK Sandalwood 50 yr. architectural shingle with a GAF. Is there a cross-reference chart available online?

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Old 12-18-2012, 02:30 PM   #2
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Good Luck! Its hard to get the same mfgr and color to match, let alone a different MFGR! Color varies from lot to lot.

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+1 to jagans feedback. They do that for a reason.

Tough to tell via computer screen.

Best bet is to look at the sample boards or call your local supply house and have them match it.
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Better yet if you feel like spending $90 to find out for sure contact http://www.itelinc.com/ I use this service when working insurance claims.

I have no time to play the "Match Game" for materials,colors,patterns etc.I use them to match,roofing,siding,flooring and to determine material availability.
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GAF bought ELK a few years ago
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