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A-lign Nail Fix Weatherboard
Description

A-lign is a precision-cut timber weatherboard cladding solution that is designed to help builders install solid timber weatherboard cladding to the highest traditional craft standards, quickly and easily. 

Made from sustainable NZ radiata pine, the A-lign range has been finger-jointed for defect-free strength. Finger-jointing pine improves the natural characteristics of the timber by 400%, increasing durability, flexibility, strength and stability for a superior product.

A-lign is suited to both direct and cavity type construction and includes bevelback or rusticated weatherboards, vertical cladding, baseboards, internal and external scribers, pre-fabricated box corners, facings, weatherheads and sills.

 

Key Features
  • Includes pre-primed and undercoated weatherboards, baseboards, internal and external scribers, pre-fabricated box corners, facings, weatherheads and sills
  • Bevelback or Rusticated weatherboards
  • Secured using nails
  • Cavity or direct fix options
  • Manufactured from New Zealand plantation radiata pine
  • BRANZ PTS
  • Treated to withstand borer and rot
  • 15 year warranty
FSC Certified
FSC Certified
NZ Made
NZ Made
NZ-Owned Business
NZ-Owned Business
Scope of Use

The A-lign Bevelback Weatherboard Direct Fix Cavity Solution has been appraised as an external horizontally fixed wall cladding solution for buildings within the following scope:

  • the scope limitations of NZBC Acceptable Solution E2/AS1, Paragraph 1.1; and, 
  • construction with timber framing complying with NZBC; and,
  • with a risk score of 0-12, calculated in accordance with the Acceptable Solution E2/AS1, Table 2; and,
  • situated in NZS 3604 Building Wind Zones up to, and including 'Very High'.

The Jenkin A-Lign Beveback Weatherboard Direct Fix Cavity Solution is appraised for use with aluminium window and door joinery that is installed with vertical jambs and horizontal heads and sills. (The Appraisal of the A-Lign Bevelback Weatherboard Direct Fix Cavity Fix Solution relies on the joinery meeting the requirements of NZS 4211 for the relevant Building Wind Zone or wind pressure.)

A-lign is suited to both direct and cavity type construction.

NZS 3604 Wind Zone Very High suitable
Very High WInd Zone
Statement of Building Code Compliance

In the opinion of BRANZ , the A-lign Bevelback Weatherboard Direct Fix Cavity Solution, if designed, and used, installed and maintained in accordance with with the statements and conditions of Appraisal No.536 (2007), will meet the following provisions of the NZBC:

  • Clause B1 STRUCTURE: Performance B1.3.1, B1.3.2 and B1.3.4. The A-lign Bevelback Weatherboard Direct Fix Cavity Solution meets the requirement for loads arising from self-weight, wind, impact and creep [i.e. B1.3.3 (a), (h), (j) and (q)].
  • Clause B2 DURABILITY: Performance B2.3.1(b), 15 years, B2.3.1(c), 5 years and B2.3.1. The A-lign Bevelback Weatherboard Concealed Fix Cavity Solution meets these requirements.
  • Clause E2 EXTERNAL MOISTURE: Performance E2.3.2 The A-lign Bevelback Weatherboard Direct Fix Cavity Solution meets this requirement.
  • Clause F2 HAZARDOUS BUILDING MATERIALS: Performance F2.3.2. The A-lign Bevelback Weatherboard Direct Fix Cavity Solution meets this requirement and will not present a hazard to people.

The A-lign Bevelback Weatherboard Direct Fix Cavity Solution has been appraised as an Alternative Solution in terms of New Zealand Building Code compliance.

Other Performance Attributes
  • Premium factory-applied Dulux oil-based primer and undercoating
  • Treated to withstand borer and rot
  • 15 year warranty
  • FSC certified
B1 Structure compliant
Structure
B2 Durability compliant
Durability
E2 External Moisture compliant
External Moisture
F2 Hazardous Building Materials compliant
Hazardous Building Materials
BRANZ Appraised
BRANZ Appraised
Documents
CAD/PDF (link to page on supplier website)
BRANZ PTS: Bevelback Cavity Fixed
BRANZ PTS: Bevelback Direct Fixed
BRANZ PTS: Rusticated Cavity Fixed
BRANZ PTS: Rusticated Direct Fixed
Set Out Guide: Bevelback
Set Out Guide: Rusticated
BRANZ Appraisal — Bevelback Cavity Solution

no.537

BRANZ Appraisal — Bevelback Direct Fix

no.536

BRANZ Appraisal — Rusticated Weatherboard Direct Fix

no.637

BRANZ Appraisal — Rusticated Cavity Solution

no.638

Specification Clause: Bevelback
Specification Clause: Rusticated
Brochure: A-lign Customer Guide
Technical Manual: A-lign Nail Fix Bevelback
Technical Manual: A-lign Nail Fix Rusticated
Technical Manuals: A-lign, Tru-Pine, Garrison
Additional Information
A-lign Nail Fix Product Drawings

Claymark are New Zealand's largest manufacturer and exporter of premium pine products, processing high quality logs from sustainably managed Radiata Pine plantations.

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