Technical Manual

The Dimond Roofing & Cladding Manual is a comprehensive document for Architects, Specifiers & Roofers to use when designing projects to meet the capabilities of our roofing systems.

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2.1 ROOFING & CLADDING PROFILE PERFORMANCE

2.1.1 Durability Information

  • 2.1.1.1 General Performance Statement
  • 2.1.1.2 Environments
  • 2.1.1.3 Warranty
  • 2.1.1.4 Life Cycle Costing and Maintenance Options

2.1.2 Recommended Installer Programme


2.1.3 General System Design

  • 2.1.3.1 Profile Span and Curvature Quick Guide
  • 2.1.3.2 Roof Profile Flow Capacity
  • 2.1.3.3 Dissimilar Materials
  • 2.1.3.4 Thermal Movement
  • 2.1.3.5 Condensation
  • 2.1.3.6 Flashing Design
  • 2.1.3.7 Reflectance Values

2.1 ROOFING & CLADDING PROFILE PERFORMANCE

Updated January 2019

2.1.4 SPECIFIC DESIGN BY PROFILE (PROFILE DATA SHEETS)

2.1.4 Specific Design by Profile
Includes sections on Profile Information, Loan/Span/Fastener Detailed Design, Specification and Link to Drawings

Steelspan 900 & TopspanUpdated December 2018
DP955Updated December 2018
Brownbuilt 900 (BB900)Updated December 2018
LT5 & LT7Updated December 2018
V-RibUpdated December 2018
Styleline, Hi Five & VeedekUpdated December 2018
CorrugateUpdated December 2018
Dimondek 300 (DD300)Updated December 2018
Dimondek 400 (DD400)Updated December 2018
Dimondek 630 (DD630)Updated December 2018
Super SixUpdated December 2018
Dimondclad Rib 20 & Rib 50Updated December 2018
Baby CorrugateUpdated December 2018
Six RibUpdated December 2018
Solar-RibUpdated December 2018
Heritage TrayUpdated December 2018
Eurotray LiteUpdated December 2018
Eurotray Angle SeamUpdated December 2018
Eurotray Double Standing SeamUpdated December 2018
Eurotray Roll CapUpdated December 2018
Eurotray Roll SeamUpdated December 2018
AudioPerfUpdated December 2018
Euro-PanelUpdated December 2018
2.2 ROOFING & CLADDING COMPONENTS

2.2.1 Material and Finish

  • 2.2.1.1 ColorCote® ZinaCore™ (formerly ZR8)
  • 2.2.1.2 ColorCote® ZinaCore X™ (formerly ZRX)
  • 2.2.1.3 ColorCote® AlumiGard X™ / AlumiGard™ (formerly ARX and AR8)
  • 2.2.1.4 Zincalume®
  • 2.2.1.5 Colorsteel® Endura™
  • 2.2.1.6 Colorsteel® MAXX™
  • 2.2.1.7 Aluminium
  • 2.2.1.8 Duraclad
  • 2.2.1.9 ColorCote® MagnaFlow™ (formerly ZM8)
  • 2.2.1.10 ColorCote® MagnaFlow™ X (formerly ZMX)
  • 2.2.1.11 Zinc
  • 2.2.1.12 Copper


2.2.2 Underlays

  • 2.2.2.1 Bitumen Coated Building Paper
  • 2.2.2.2 Synthetic Fire Retardant Underlays
  • 2.2.2.3 Galvanised Wire Mesh


2.2.3 Fasteners

  • 2.2.3.1 Buildex Screw Fasteners
  • 2.2.3.2 Washers
  • 2.2.3.3 Decking Clips – Double
  • 2.2.3.4 Continuous Clips
  • 2.2.3.5 Tee Bolt Assembly


2.2.4 Flashings

  • 2.2.4.1 Metal Flashings
  • 2.2.4.2 Profiled Foam Strip – Ecofoam
  • 2.2.4.3 Dektite Flashings

2.2 ROOFING & CLADDING COMPONENTS

Updated November 2018

2.3 INSTALLATION INFORMATION
  • 2.3.1 Handling and Storage
  • 2.3.2 Layout and Fastening
  • 2.3.3 Flashings / Penetrations
  • 2.3.4 General Workmanship

2.3 ROOFING & CLADDING INSTALLATION INFORMATION

Updated November 2018

2.4 SPECIALISED SYSTEMS INFORMATION

2.4.1 Natural Lighting Systems

  • 2.4.1.1 Performance
  • 2.4.1.1.1 Natural Lighting System Performance
  • 2.4.1.1.2 Durability, Life Cycle Costing, Warranties, Maintenance
  • 2.4.1.1.3 Light Transmission Design
  • 2.4.1.1.4 Solar Heat Gain Calculation
  • 2.4.1.1.5 Load / Span Design
  • 2.4.1.1.6 Condensation Control & Insulation
  • 2.4.1.1.7 Fire Resistance
  • 2.4.1.1.8 Safety
  • 2.4.1.1.9 Specification
  • 2.4.1.1.10 Detail Drawings
  • 2.4.1.2 Components
    • 2.4.1.2.1 Profile Range
    • 2.4.1.2.2 Barrier Strip
    • 2.4.1.2.3 Fasteners
    • 2.4.1.2.4 Dimond Skylight Film
    • 2.4.1.2.5 Flashings
    • 2.4.1.2.6 Mid Span Support
    • 2.4.1.2.7 Safety Mesh
    • 2.4.1.2.8 Profile Strip
  • 2.4.1.3 Installation Information
    • 2.4.1.3.1 Handling and Storage
    • 2.4.1.3.2 Sheet Layout and Fasteners
    • 2.4.1.3.3 Flashings and Stop Ends
    • 2.4.1.3.4 General Workmanship

2.4.2 Curved Roofing Systems

  • 2.4.2.1 Performance
    • 2.4.2.1.1 Curved Roofing Performance
    • 2.4.2.1.2 Crimp Curved and Roll Curved Roofing System Design
    • 2.4.2.1.3 Drape Curved Roofing System Design
    • 2.4.2.1.4 Specification
  • 2.4.2.2 Components
    • 2.4.2.2.1 Crimp Curved Sheets
    • 2.4.2.2.2 Drape Curved Sheets
    • 2.4.2.2.3 Roll Curved Sheets
    • 2.4.2.2.4 Curved Flashings
  • 2.4.2.3 Installation Information
    • 2.4.2.3.1 Framing and Fasteners
    • 2.4.2.3.2 Sheet Termination

2.4.3 Insulation Systems

  • 2.4.3.1 Thermal Insulation Systems
    • 2.4.3.1.1 Performance
    • 2.4.3.1.2 Components
    • 2.4.3.1.3 Installation Information
  • 2.4.3.2 Rain Noise Insulation Systems
    • 2.4.3.2.1 Performance
    • 2.4.3.2.2 Components
    • 2.4.3.2.3 Installation

2.4.4 Ventilation Systems

  • 2.4.4.1 Performance of Natural Ventilation
    • 2.4.4.1.1 Dimond Fixed Ridge Ventilators
    • 2.4.4.1.2 Ampelair Wind Driven Ventilators

2.4.5 Safety Systems

  • 2.4.5.1 Performance
  • 2.4.5.2 Components
  • 2.4.5.3 Installation Information For online

2.4 SPECIALISED SYSTEMS INFORMATION

Updated November 2018

3.1 RAINWATER PERFORMANCE
  • 3.1.1 Rainwater Disposal System Performance Statement
  • 3.1.2 Durability, Warranty, Maintenance
  • 3.1.3 Installer Programme
  • 3.1.4 Rainwater Disposal System Design
    NOTE: Includes sections on Flow Capacity, Thermal Movement, Specification and Detailed Drawings

3.1 RAINWATER PERFORMANCE

Updated November 2018

3.2 RAINWATER COMPONENTS

3.2 COMPONENTS

  • 3.2.1 Materials and Finish
  • 3.2.2 Brackets and Fasteners
  • 3.2.3 Downpipes
  • 3.2.4 Flashings
  • 3.2.5 Stop Ends
  • 3.2.6 Droppers

3.2 RAINWATER COMPONENTS

Updated November 2018

3.3 RAINWATER INSTALLATION INFORMATION
  • 3.3.1 Handling and Storage
  • 3.3.2 Layout and Fixing
  • 3.3.3 General Workmanship

3.3 RAINWATER INSTALLATION INFORMATION

Updated November 2018

3.4 RAINWATER DURABILITY, WARRANTY, MAINTENANCE
  • 3.4.1 Product Technical Statement
  • 3.4.2 Description
  • 3.4.3 Design Instructions
  • 3.4.4 Construction Instructions

3.4 RAINWATER DURABILITY, WARRANTY, MAINTENANCE

Updated November 2018

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A
B
C

ColorCote ® MagnaFlow™

ColorCote ® MagnaFlow™ X

ColorCote® AlumiGard™ & AlumiGard™ X

ColorCote® ZinaCore™

ColorCote® ZinaCore™ X

Colorsteel® Endura™

Colorsteel® MAXX™

Curved Roofing

D

Dimondclad Rib 20

Dimondclad Rib 50

Dimondek® 300

Dimondek® 400

Dimondek® 630

Durolite® Webglass

Durolite® Webglass Plus

Durolite® FireGuard® 2 (FG2)

Durolite® FireGuard® 3 (FG3)

Durolite® HeatGuard® 4 (HG4)

Durolite® HeatGuard® 8 (HG8)

E

EuroPanel®

Eurotray® Angle Seam

Eurotray® Double Standing Seam

Eurotray® Lite

Eurotray® Roll Cap

Eurotray® Roll Seam

F
H

Heritage Tray®

L
M
P

Photovoltaic Laminate (PVL)

Q
R

Rainwater Heads

S
T

Thermal Insulation Systems

U
V
Z