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Weatherboard System To Create Geometric Layered Effect

Board & Batten is a siding and paneling weatherboard style that uses thin strips of wood placed over the joints of wide clear boards for a geometric, layered effect.

JSC Board and Batten is a vertical design created using wide clear cedar boards spaced apart with narrow battens covering the joints, as per NZS E2/AS1 PROFILES to NZS 3617/BRANZ BULLETIN 411.

There are no set limitations on widths and various combinations are used to create different looks with the most common being 6x1 and 8x1 Boards covered with 3x1 Battens. This can also be reversed with boards installed over Battens to create a deep negative channel effect.

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Species Grades Available
Western Red Cedar (Thuja Plicata) PC1, PC2, STK, Engineered
Alaskan Yellow Cedar (Cupressus nootkatensis) PC1
Radiata Pine (MicroPro treated) Clears 1, Engineered
Iroko (Milicia excelsa) FAS

Note: Other species or grades may be possible, please contact us for more details.

Scope 
Residential and light Commercial cladding as per NZS 3604/E2AS1.  

Profiles

  • As per NZS 3617 or Branz Bulletin 411 
  • Standard - J120, J121, J123, J124 
  • Please note - Profiles are subject to change at any time without notice.

Grades
As per NZS 3631: 1988 - PC1 Premium Clears One OR PC2 Premium Clears Two

Durability
As per NZS 3602 Class 2 durability for use above ground.  In long lengths to profile detailed with species and grading to the requirements of NZS 3602 but with all knots excluded.  To NZS 3602, table 2, Requirements for wood-based building components to achieve a 15-year durability performance.

Finishes
Band Sawn Face (BSF), Dressed Face (DF) or Sanded

Length Spread
Random length supply (up to 6.1), selected lengths available on request.

Need a custom Board & Batten solution for your next project?

At JSC, we can make your timber design dreams come true. Our expert in-house manufacturing capabilities allow us to create offering to satisfy even the most unique project requirements. Our precision moulding and machining mean we can match existing profiles and also do custom design. The possibilities are endless. Get in touch today.

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