The correct tools will make high quality slate work easy, safe, and efficient. Receive free shipping in the continental USA when you buy as a set! You receive a free Slate Roof Data Stick, plus, you get to choose from four different hammers!
YOUR TOOL SET INCLUDES:
One U.S. made Stortz Slate Ripper (Model 84-A) - a well-made professional tool that you can not be without if you work on slate roofs.
One Professional Stortz 95-FB Slate Cutter - cuts both concave and convex curves to match existing slates, as well as straight cuts, and can easily be carried and used on the roof where it's needed most. It also has a heavy-duty hole punch.
Two Reimann Georger Rolling Ladder Hooks (one to access the ridge, one to move around the roof).
One Fairmont standard sheet metal hand tong.
Plus choose your favorite from 4 different hammers! (click on the detailed image to get a better look at the hammers, or click on each hammer link).
One Freund German Rhemish Slaters Hammer - This left handed slaters hammer is hand forged, fully polished and fitted with an all leather "bell" style grip. Made in Germany by Freund.
One Picard 0059010 Roofers Hammer (Ganzstahl-Latthammer) - Top-quality, German slate hammer for all types of slate roofing work. Also makes a great all-around hammer for carpentry and construction. Solid steel (not tubular) shank, rugged and comfortable, two components grip. Made in Germany by PICARD.
One Picard 0079010 Roofers Hammer - Top-quality, German slate hammer for all types of slate roofing work. Also makes a great all-around hammer for carpentry and construction. Solid steel (not tubular) shank, rugged and comfortable, leather grip. Made in Germany by PICARD.
Or one Picard 0020700-600 Slaters Hammer - This right-handed slaters hammer is hand forged, fully polished and fitted with an all leather "bell" style grip. Made in Germany by PICARD.
Includes FREE DATA STICK (a $49.00 value)! Which includes the entire Slate Roof Bible, 3rd Edition PDF (sold online here as a download for $25.00). The USB Data Stick also includes 86 video clips related to slate and copper roofing, plus all eight editions of the Traditional Roofing Magazine, plus slate roofing installation guidelines in both English and Spanish. It is also a bottle opener.
Watch a video on basic slate roof repair: