Sharkskin Ultra® Non-Adhesive Synthetic Roofing Underlayment Dries-In A Roof Before The Metal Panels Are Installed
A roofing contractor installs Sharkskin Ultra® Synthetic Roof Underlayment beneath the panels of Western Lock® Standing Seam to ensure weatherproofing.
Emerald Green Standing Seam Metal Roof With Sharkskin Ultra® Non-Adhesive Roofing Underlayment Underneath
Copper Metal Roofing Panels With Sharkskin Ultra® Non-Adhesive Roofing Underlayment Underneath
SHARKSKIN ULTRA® NON-ADHESIVE UNDERLAYMENT
SHARKSKIN ULTRA® the “Original” synthetic roof underlayment developed in California and brought to market in 2001 to replace inferior tar paper and SBS underlayments, in concrete/clay roof tile installations. SHARKSKIN ULTRA® Is a high-performance roof underlayment for all metal, slate, shingle and tile roof battened and counter battened installations in new construction, remodeling and renovation.
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Frequently Asked Questions
IS SHARKSKIN® CONSIDERED HIGH TEMPERATURE UNDERLAYMENT
Sharkskin Comp®, Sharkskin Ultra® and Sharkskin Ultra SA® are high temp rated roof underlayments. All are polypropylene construction which has a 320 degree F melting point. Sharkskin Ultra SA® has as 280 degree F synthetic butyl adhesive. There is Zero asphalt in any Sharkskin Roof Underlayment.
HOW DOES SHARKSKIN COMPARE TO ORDINARY POLYMERIC ROOFING UNDERLAYMENTS?
The Sharkskin Roof Underlayment line of premium roof underlayments, are the heaviest most abrasion resistant line in the market. Most synthetic nail down roof underlayments are 22-30lbs per 10 SQ roll. Sharkskin Comp® is a 40lb 10 SQ roll, Sharkskin Ultra 50lb and Sharkskin Ultra Radiant is 55lbs. Sharkskin Ultra SA adhesive is 100 % solids no filler(limestone) like asphalt based adhesives
The Sharkskin Roof Underlayment line has done more extensive UV and Weathering testing than any other polymeric roof underlayment line in the market. Sharkskin Comp is 6 month UV and Sharkskin Ultra, Ultra SA and Sharkskin Ultra Radiant are 12 month.
Sharkskin Ultra SA has better overall temperature resistance, that includes the polypropylene substrate as well as the adhesive. This is why products like Carlisle WIP, Grace Ice and Water, and Grace Ultra, which all have thin film layer surfaces, can’t handle high heat or extended UV.
In addition to high temperature, Sharkskin Ultra SA can be installed at 10 degrees F and rising. Sharkskin adheres to metal, concrete, OSB, Plywood, Dendeck, etc. without primer.
More About Sharkskin Ultra
SHARKSKIN ULTRA® has a unique patented design that uses multiple layers of blended polypropylene to achieve:
High tensile strength- for durable secondary moisture protection
High traction non-slip surface- for excellent grip and safe walking. Always use caution and fall protective gear especially in wet weather and windy conditions.
12 months UV resistance
ICC-ES, Miami Dade and Florida Building Code approved
All temperature performance -40˚F to 280˚F
Light grey surface- cooler for installers to work with and over.
Installs with 3/8” roofing nails- doesn’t require cap nails
SHARKSKIN ULTRA SA® is a “state of the art” high temp rated peel and stick roof underlayment developed in 2006. Self Adhesive. Sticks In The Cold – Down to 10˚F – Without Primer. 50 Year Warranty. 12 Months UV Resistance.
Articles & Videos To Help You With Your Installation
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