Snow Bracket™ A-CB (Counter Batten) – Classic


Snow Brackets™ for tile roofs were the originally patented Snow Bracket™.  With the large variety of tiles, including concrete, clay, ceramic, etc., you could easily get the wrong design for your tile.  That’s why you should trust TRA Snow and Sun.  We have designed and tested many different Snow Brackets™ for tile roofs and have the most expertise in this area than any other snow retention manufacturer in the US.

Most Tile Types

Engineered and Tested

Various Materials/Finishes

Used on: new construction and retrofit concrete tiles 16 1/2″ to 17″ in length which are installed using counter battens

  • Specifically- Columbia, Eagle, Monier Lifetile, Unicrete, Westile, and other similar tiles.
  • No fasteners required

Custom Designs and Engineering

At TRA Snow and Sun we engineer and lay out each project free of charge using many factors specific to your roof. We then provide you with the snow retention plan, layout and product detail. TRA Snow and Sun representatives will work with you to design the most efficient snow retention system.  Fill out our Snow Retention Checklist to get started.

All Snow Brackets have been tested from the fail point of the system.


Length: 16 1/16″

Width: 1 3/16″

Height: 3″ Overall (4 5/8″)


• Zinc Coated Steel: 16 ga (ASTM A653)

• Copper: 48 oz (ASTM B152)

• Stainless Steel: 16 ga (ASTM A240)

Colors/ Finishes

• Zinc Plated

• Powder coating available in many colors

*We can provide Paintlock brackets unpainted BUT they must be painted before installing or rusting will occur.

Product (Downloads)

Product Data Sheet (.pdf)

Product Specification (.docx)