This decorative ornament ensures the junction between the ridge and hips. System D explains the steps to permanently install a punch on your roof.
The punch is composed of three parts: (1) a punch holder, (2) a punch foot and (3) a punch tip.
The punch holder is usually three or four branches.
There are different types of decorative tips: on the cob, pine cone, cock, needle...
The stability of the whole is ensured by a threaded rod firmly fixed on the frame which crosses the elements.
Sealing the punch holder to the tiles is done with lime mortar or bastard mortar.
Drill the punch holder and place it on the threaded rod.
Orient it according to the configuration of the ridge and hips.
Drill a center hole of the thickness of the threaded rod on the top of the punch foot, then place it on the punch holder.
Cut the threaded rod to the correct length with a grinder and place the tip of the punch on the foot.