Leadwork Ancillary Products

Ancillary product Characteristics and usage Supplied in
Copper Nails

Copper nails (BS 6915 1988) are used to fix lead work. Our annular ring shank copper nails have the following measurements: 25mm length x 3.55mm diameter.

Copper nails are available in boxes
of 1kg

Copper Strip

Midland Lead copper strips prevent lead flashings from lifting in high wind.

Strips are supplied in 20m coils that can be cut to length

Flexible lead joints (multi-joints)

A lead EPDM rubber gutter expansion is designed to overcome the need to fit oversized lead sheet. It can be used in gutters of all shapes, sizes and fall.

Available in joints of 3m x 400mm lengths

Flexible lead slate (multi-slates)

A lead and rubber universal weathering slate (450x450mm Code 4 lead base) can be dressed to any tile shape and the units will accept pipes from 25 to 160mm in diameter.

Both flat (0° – 20°) and pitched (20° – 40°)lead slates are available in boxes of 5 slates

Hall clips

Hall clips are a fast and efficient way to fix lead sheet into a joint.

Clips are supplied in boxes of 500 pieces – 10 bags of 50 clips

Lead domes

Domes are used to fix lead sheet for decorative purposes.

Our dome sets are supplied in bags of 20

Lead funnel

Lead funnels are used to form the outlet on a timber or cast iron gutter.

Funnels are available in three different sizes: 51, 57 and 63mm diameter

Lead motifs

Midland Lead’s motifs are used to fix lead sheet for decorative purposes.

Midland Lead’s motifs can be supplied as individual units.

Lead sealant (multi-point)

Our high quality, lead coloured, silicone resin sealant ensures a watertight, flexible joint between lead and brickwork or masonry (BS5889 Type A).

Lead sealant is available in a box containing 12 tubes (310ml)

Lead slate

Lead slates are used to make a lead work watertight. A slate is made of Code 4 lead, on a 450x450mm base with 50 to 150mm diameter pipe in 30°, 45° and 90° (flat) patterns.

Lead slates are available as individual units

Lead tools

Midland Lead stock a full range of lead working tools including a dresser, bossing stick, bending stick, mallet and chase wedge.

Our lead tools are available to purchase as individual units

Lead underlay (multi-lay)

A non-woven polyester felt underlay isolates the lead from the roof deck allowing it to respond more easily to thermal movement, also allowing air movement below the lead, so that any trapped moisture dries out.

Lead underlay is supplied in rolls of 25m x 1m

Patination oil

Patination oil prevents the unsightly white staining of tiles and brickwork that can occur when new lead work is left untreated.

Available in boxes of 4 x 0.5 and 18 x 0.5 litre tins and 4 x 1 and 10 x 1 litre tins

Scalloped lead (multi-trim)

Precision cut ready-made scalloped lead flashings (Classic, Norman and Saxon) give your lead work a decorative look.

Available in 3 popular patterns and supplied in 3m x 300mm Code 4 lead rolls

Stainless steel strip (multi-clip)

Terne coated stainless steel strips prevent lead flashings from lifting in high winds.

Supplied in 20m coils that can be cut to length

Wood core roll (multi-roll)

Vac-Vac treated softwood timber roll to form lead work joints.

Available in 1.2m and 2.4m lengths in standard roll dimensions

Slot Screw

Galvanized heritage roofing screw

available in 50mm & 75mm lengths

Lead Washer

round lead washer for slotted screws

available in 25kg/m2 thickness