This specially designed Hip Cap is made for a Standing Seam Metal Roofing System. Simply fasten in correct place and the Hip Cap is done. This allows the contractor to install the Hip Cap with accuracy and easy before the Standing seam metal panels are installed. Then cut your Metal Panels to size hem the top and install. No Cleats, Rivets, Screws or slipping on roof. The 8″ hip gives the Metal Roof a nice Contemporary look.