Batten UV has several unique applications throughout the Benjamin Obdyke product line. Designed to be UV stable, Batten UV works great for all open joint cladding applications. Batten UV will also work as a starter strip for the Slicker rainscreen family, maintaining a drainage opening. The consistent airflow offered by Batten UV is perfect as a perimeter vent for Cedar Breather®.
- UV rated batten for open joint applications
- Use as a starter strip with Slicker rainscreen applications
- Use as Cedar Breather perimeter vent
- 25 year Open Joint system warranty
Thickness (size of gap)
Length per batten
Max. UV exposure
15 (product) or 25 (system) year limited
Testing & Certifications
Benefits of a Black Housewrap
Open joint rainscreen cladding is a growing trend in exterior facades. The design concept relies on the performance benefits of a rainscreen, which is a gap behind cladding that facilitates drainage and drying.