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  • The "Boston Lap" is a style of ridgecap that uses pairs of shingles glued together over the peak.  This pair starts the ridgecap on the left end...
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  • ...and this pair starts the Right end
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  • Back to the left end, I'm gluing pairs that overlap the previous pair by about 1/4"
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  • One after another
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  • The pair that intersects with the Gable Roof is cut to fit
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  • and sized to still match the shingle on the back roof
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  • Work from both ends to meet in the center
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  • The center shingle pair will cover both left and right Boston Lap runs
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  • Starting the ridgecap for the Gable Roofs with a cut pair
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  • Finishing at the front edge
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  • This house has shingled valleys and a Boston Lap ridgecap
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