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My gutter has a 4" overhang past the end of drip edge. Does this do anything or can I just not have it in my next gutter that I am working on?

It's a mod bit 10 degree roof that all drains into this gutter.

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    "Mod bit 10"? What's that?
    – isherwood
    Commented Feb 28 at 19:15
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    Modified bitumen and speech to text, probably. Or just shorthand and it's 10 degrees slope, in context.
    – Ecnerwal
    Commented Feb 28 at 20:09
  • @Ecnerwal that is correct
    – amphibient
    Commented Feb 28 at 21:41

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This is fairly normal, though the exact overhang is a matter of installer preference. You want some extension because there can be a fairly high flow at the corner and wind can push it outward. I'd say 1-2" is fine in most cases, though it should be a bit more for long drops.

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