DS5 Large Format Double Roll Clay Tile

The DS5 Large Format double roll tile is a Double Interlocking tile which is extremely economical and also very good for low pitch roofs to a minimum of 10 degrees.


  • Length:  599 mm
  • Width:  376 mm
  • Gauge: 440-540 mm
  • Covering Width (mm):  326 ± 2.0
  • Min’ roof pitch*:  10º
  • No. of tiles per m2:  6
  • Weight per tile:  6.6 kg
  • Weight per m2 (min.):  40.8 kg
  • Battens per m2 (min):  2.0 – 2.3
  • Batten size (mm):  50 x 25
  • Tile nails (alloy): Clipped

*Please consult Crest for roof pitches between 22º -10º

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DS5 Large Format Double Roll Clay Tile

Our DS5 is probably the most economical clay tile on the market. The symmetric profile of this ‘large’ format double interlocking clay tile is designed so that it becomes inconspicuous within the completed roof. The variable guage (440-540mm) allows for fast and economical installation on all types of roofs. Like all of our Nelskamp collection these tiles are superbly engineered with excellent interlocking channels and are designed for an easier and faster installation. The DS5 requires only 6 tiles per square metre and each tile weighs just 6.6kg. The high quality of the clay guarantees a water absorption of less than 3%.

Available in 6 colours with a range of fittings and accessories the DS5 is an excellent choice for both residential and commercial projects.

  • High quality clay tile
  • Minimum roof pitch 10º
  • Guaranteed durability
  • Eco friendly
  • Low maintenance
  • Very economical
  • Wide range of fittings
  • Only 6 tiles per m2
  • Variable gauge 440 – 540mm
  • Fast, easy & secure installation

Popular Fittings

  • Half Round Tapered Ridge (2.6 per m2)
  • DS5 Air Ventilation Tile
  • Blockend ridge
  • Cloaked Verge Tiles, left and right
  • Hip starter tile

Manufactured to comply with the requirements of EN1304 European Standard for Clay Roof Tiles

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