Vigo Slate

Vigo Slate is a popular selling natural slate in the LBS range, and is a beautiful dark rustic blue/black Spanish slate.

Quarried in the La Bana region of North West Spain, the Vigo is a popular choice with contractors, self-builders and architects looking for a “natural” slate look, particularly suitable for natural stone houses.

Vigo Slates are available in 50x25cm, 50x30cm and 60x30cm and are available in a 5mm and 7mm grade.

Vigo Slates fully comply with BS 12326-1:2014 (W1, S1, T1), and come with a full quarry backed guarantee. 

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Vigo Case Study

Clotworthy House Antrim

Built as a stable block in the 1840s Clotworthy House is now a popular Arts and Visitor Centre in the grounds of Antrim Castle.  Although the Castle has long since disappeared the area is steeped in h…

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Slate Colour and Finish Blue /Black
Available in Sizes 50x25, 50x30, 60x30
Available in Grades 5mm and 7mm
Minimum Pitch 22.5 deg for standard 100mm h/lap (for pitches below 22.5 deg please consult LBS Technical Dept)
Maximum Headlap All LBS slates are holed for 100mm head-lap
Alternative Headlaps For availability and advice please contact LBS
Gauge 200mm for slate pre-holed for 100mm head-lap
Batten Size Please refer to BS 5534 or SR 82:2017
Nails Copper, Aluminium or Silicon Bronze
Slate Dimensions 500x250mm 500x300mm 600x300mm
Weight per sqm Laid (kg) 5|7mm 38|44.8 37.01|45.22 35.91|39.9
Slates per sqm at 100mm h/lap 20 16.6 13.3

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