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We have carried out the calculations detailed in BS 5534:2003 Code of Practice for slating and tiling (including shingles)
The results of the calculations are shown in a series of tables. The results are generally conservative, and often a more rigorous calculation may produce more economic fixing pattern.

You can view the relevant table by selecting the basic data required and then click the View button below.

Wind Speed
Select Nearest Town
Height above sea level (m)


Distance from sea (km)

Results required for

To view more details of the standard and the assumption made in the preparation of the tables click here
If you are not sure of the height above sea level or distance from the sea for your project then contact David Roy with either the Post Code or Grid Reference, and we will e-mail you the information.
If you would like your own software for plain tile fixing calculations click here for more details
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