Hip Vent

Effective exhaust ventilation for homes with little or no ridge
Hip Vent
Provides effective attic exhaust ventilation on roofs with little or no ridge area
Helps resist snow and wind-driven rain infiltration under controlled laboratory conditions
Peace of Mind
Eligible for up to a Lifetime ltd. warranty when installed on Lifetime Shingle roofs1


Cobra® Hip Vent provides effective ventilation on hip roofs with little or no ridge area. It provides 9 sq. inches per linear foot (19,051 mm2/lm) of net free ventilating area to help exhaust heat and moisture from the attic. 


  • Versatile Installation:  Designed for use on 3-tab strip, laminate, and designer asphalt shingle roofs
  • Dual Weather Fighter Filter:  Helps prevent weather, insect, and pine needle infiltration
  • Cap Shingle Compatible:  Works with 12” (305 mm) width ridge cap shingles
  • Fits Great:  Extra-flexible hinge hugs the roof tightly and allows installation on 3:12 to 12:12 hip roof slopes

NOTE: Always have a balanced ventilation system. In no case should the amount of exhaust ventilation at the ridge exceed the amount of soffit ventilation. 

1See GAF Shingle & Accessory Ltd. Warranty for complete coverage and restrictions. The word “Lifetime” refers to the length of coverage provided by the GAF Shingle & Accessory Ltd. Warranty and means as long as the original individual owner(s) of a single-family detached residence [or the second owner(s) in certain circumstances] owns the property where the shingles are installed. For owners/structures not meeting the above criteria, Lifetime coverage is not applicable. Lifetime ltd. warranty on accessories requires the use of at least three qualifying GAF accessories and the use of Lifetime Shingles.

The GAF Lifetime Roofing System

A new roof is more than just shingles. When you install any GAF Lifetime Shingle and at least 3 qualifying GAF accessories, you'll automatically get a lifetime ltd. warranty on your shingles and all qualifying GAF accessories.
The GAF Lifetime Roofing System

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