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I received this photo from a fellow adjuster working in Arkansas, asking what kind of shingle this is, and I don't have a clue.
It's the same thickness as a 20 year 3-tab.
If anyone can identify it please e-mail me with the information.
This appears to be a self adhesive asphalt type shingle. Here is a link from a South Korean manufacturer.
The chinese have a similar product.
It shouldn't be too difficult to find the US supplier.
This Hex shingles was very popular back in the 30's and 40's. You still see them on occassion. I think they can be orderd through Lowes or Home Depot. Dow Corining still makes them. The house my Granfather and Grandmother lived in back in the 50's had this shingle.
Two good web sites for construction term definitions for our perusal.
That Beaver-Tail style shingle is available from IKO Roofing, called the Royal Victorian.
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