Side lap

Side lap

The overlap required for two adjacent building components to prevent the penetration of rain.

side lap

The amount by which one material (or tile, shingle, etc.) overlaps the adjacent one along its side or edge.
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of Friday, Cayabyab said Flojo's lifeless body was seen leaning on the right side lap of Chinjen.
The walk starts from the Millennium Stadium at midnight from Friday, May 4, beginning with a pitch side lap of stadium, into the city centre, then towards the Bay - six miles in total.
The upper layer has a longitudinally extending side lap and a lower layer of self-adhesive bituminous material is comprised of asphalt, filler and tackifier.
Tenders are invited for Parachute Tant 7.5 X 4.5M With Side Lap And With All Fittings Side Ht.
Tenders are invited for Parachute Tant 7.5M X 4.5M With Side Lap And With All Fittings.
End laps, of course should be secured with wire-tying just as side laps. Due to the relatively light-gage material of which Stay-form is fabricated, sheets may be readily cut lengthwise with hand shears and cross-wise by initially snipping the ribs along the path of the cut and bending the sheet at the cut to open up the ribs.
Rubber or neoprene washers are installed under fastener heads, and a tape or sealant is used to waterproof the panel side laps and end laps.
"Identify where the prevailing wind is as this is important in designing or repairing the roof (in laying roofing sheets side laps should face away from the prevailing wind direction wherever possible, thus minimizing the chance of wind driving water under the laps).