Sandtoft Olympus

The Olympus makes the natural beauty an colour permanence of clay more affordable. Olympus is a New Generation clay tile developed by Sandtoft to provide all the benefits of a natural clay roof at an affordable price thanks to it’s innovative design and large format size.

  • New Generation interlocking clay tile with easy to lay open gauge
  • Large format design offers material and labour savings
  • 30% reduction in roof loading over large format concrete tiles
  • Clean lines and well defined leading edge enhances aesthetics
  • Pressed from natural alluvial Humber clay and available in 3 permanent colours
  • High performance weatherproof design developed through intensive wind tunnel testing
  • Manufactured to Environmental Management Standard ISO 14001
  • A+ rating in the BRE Green Guide to specification

Available Colours


Natural Red


Technical Data :-

Minimum roof pitch


Headlap (minimum)

75 mm

Headlap (maximum)

120 mm

Batten spacing at maximum gauge**

331 mm

Batten spacing at minimum gauge

286 mm

Size of tile

406 x 330 mm

Covering capacity at maximum gauge

10.2 tiles per m&sup2

Cover width

295 mm

Profile depth

57 mm

Hanging length

380 mm

Weight as laid

32.6 kg per m&sup2

Weight per 1000

3.2 tonnes

Weight per tile

3.2 kg

Weight per pallet (including pallet & packaging)

0.7 tonnes

Quantity per pallet


Quantity per row/band


Battens per m&sup2

3.0 m

Batten size – up to 450 mm rafter centres

38 x 25 mm

Batten size – up to 600 mm rafter centres

50 x 25 mm

Nail size/type for tiles

65 x 3.75 mm aluminium ring shank clout head

Nail size/type for metal tile clips

55 x 3.35 mm aluminium ring shank clout head

Nail size/type for plastic tile clips

25 x 3.35 mm aluminium ring shank clout head

Fittings:- Olympus

Left Hand Verge Tile

Clay Half Round Ridge

Verge Clip

Eaves tile clip

Plastic Push Clip

tile clip

Contact John for more information or give us a call on 0161 724 4004