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Loov-A-Slat Calculator

Our Town Fencing DIY Loov-A-Slat® Calculator

How the Loov-A-Slat® Calculator Works

For purchasing and assembly of your Loov-A-Slat® parts and acquire the necessary lengths and quantity for your application you can use our Loov-A-Slat® Calculator to achieve the individual item information needed to assemble your Loov-A-Slat® product.

Required Measurements

Target Height metres

This is your target height, finished height may differ

Overall Length metres

The total area you are aiming to cover

Gap Size millimetres

Click here to see the different gap sizes

Choose Cutting Option

Use standard panel widths, so only one panel will need to be cut

Use an even width for all panels, requires you to cut every slat

Use this option when assembling only a single panel on it's own


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  • {{errorMinLength}}

Panel Summary

Finished Height: {{actualHeight}}m

Closest possible finished height to your "target height" based on slat and gap sizes

Number Of Slats Per Panel: {{totalSlatsPerPanel}}

Cutting Instructions

Cut {{totalSlatsAllSizes}} pieces of slat to {{panelCutWidthM}}m. Making sure to cut {{totalSlatsPerPanel}} {{optimalSlatCuts().piecesPerStdWidth}} pieces from a single {{optimalSlatCuts().stdWidthM}}m slat.

Total Panels: {{totalPanelsAllSizes}}
Panel Width: {{panelCutWidthM}}m
Number Of Slats Per Panel: {{totalSlatsPerPanel}}

Cutting Instructions

Cut {{totalSlatsAllSizes}} pieces of slat to {{panelCutWidthM}}m. Making sure to cut {{optimalSlatCuts().piecesPerStdWidth}} pieces from a single {{optimalSlatCuts().stdWidthM}}m slat.

Total Panels: {{totalPanelsAllSizes}}
Standard Panel Width: {{chosenSlatWidthM}}m
Other Panel Width: {{panelCutWidthM}}m
Number Of Slats Per Panel: {{totalSlatsPerPanel}}

Cutting Instructions

Cut {{totalSlatsPerPanel}} pieces of slat to {{panelCutWidthM}}m. Making sure to cut {{totalSlatsPerPanel}} {{optimalSlatCuts().piecesPerStdWidth}} pieces from a single {{optimalSlatCuts().stdWidthM}}m slat.

Cut {{neededFixingChannels}} pieces of fixing channel to {{actualHeightMM}}mm. Making sure to cut {{optimalFixingChannelCuts().piecesPerStdWidth}} pieces from a single {{optimalFixingChannelCuts().stdWidthM}}m fixing channel.

Cut {{neededBracingChannels}} pieces of bracing channel to {{actualHeightMM}}mm. Making sure to cut {{optimalBracingChannelCuts().piecesPerStdWidth}} pieces from a single {{optimalBracingChannelCuts().stdWidthM}}m bracing channel.

Required Items

Component Size Qty
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Optional Bracing recommended for panels over 1.5m in height


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