Slate Roof Installation Training Program from the SRCA
The Slate Roofing Contractors Association of North America, Inc., a non-profit trade association, is providing training sessions teaching the proper installation techniques for natural quarried roofing slate. For more information, call the SRCA in Pennsylvania, USA, at 814-786-7015, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Take a look at some of our other videos while you're on our YouTube site! Music by Tiger Maple String Band.
Ross Gibson, age 60, demonstrates how to use his grandfather's old hand-operated standing seam roofing tools to make the double-lock standing seams for this traditional style of metal roofing. Ross uses copper sheets to demonstrate the tools at the Slate Roofing Contractors Association of North America, Inc., annual conference on September 29, 2012, in Grove City, Pennsylvania, USA.
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SRCA 2011 Conference - Soldering a Copper Chimney Apron: