Lead Replacement

Easytrim Lead R Lead Replacement

EasyLead R – Lead Replacement – Description

BBA approved Easy Lead R and Easy Lead R Smooth are aluminium based, high performance, low cost flashing products. They are used as a replacement for traditional lead in flat and pitched roof applications. Made of sheet aluminium with a protective anti-corrosion coating and a high performance butyl adhesive on the underside. Installation is simple, with no special tools required it can be cut with a knife or scissors. EasyLead R has a unique corrugated pattern so it is easy to form and to adapt to various surfaces; this malleability ensures the permanent water tightness of the product and an attractive appearance every time. EasyLead R Smooth has the same benefits and characteristics of EasyLead R, only with a smooth finish thus effectively mimicking the appearance of traditional lead. EasyLead R provides a permanent bond to brickwork, roof tiles and most popular construction materials.

Key features to EasyLead R – Lead Replacement
  • Lead Replacement means Zero re-sale value – theft and vandalism are eliminated
  • Lead Replacement is a cost effective alternative to traditional lead
  • Waterproof
  • Durable
  • Malleable
  • Easy to install
  • Easily cut
  • Lead Replacement is Easily repaired
  • Lead Replacement is Extremely lightweight

EasyLead R Lead Replacement is easily installed using a knife or scissors to cut. Can be installed and worked in any direction using a mallet, roller or by hand. Determine the final installation of EasyLead R or EasyLead R Smooth maintaining the release film until achieved, once satisfied remove the release film and press the material to the brickwork or applicable surface. Joints should have a minimum overlap of 100mm. To achieve permanent adhesion, the building material surface has to be clean and dry. A bituminous primer is recommended for unstable material surfaces.

Typical applicationLead R Lead Replacement BBA Certificate
  • Abutments
  • Chimneys
  • Dormers
  • Saddles
  • Soakers
  • Stepped
  • Valleys
  • Windows and roof lights
  • Valleys and gutters
Technical Data
  • Colour: Grey
  • Surface finish: Corrugated/smooth
  • Temperature resistance: -40°c / +90°c
  • Minimum working temp: +5°C
  • Life expectancy: Minimum 20 yrs • Resistant against corrosion and UV degradation: Yes

Lead Replacement Smooth & Textured Technical Data Sheet

Lead R Installation Guide

Lead R BBA Certificate