when you install this material, a tongue and groove decking surface has a more unified, floor-like feel to it as opposed to a traditional deck installation, and you may prefer this type of look to the more rustic feel of a regular planked deck. advantages of tongue and groove
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for example, made up of 3 plies of 1x6's, with the middle board is offset width wise, so it forms a t and g, in the total thickness. remember that you need a whole different framing system when you start talking about 4, 5 or 6' deck spans. there are also some issues with this deck as a good roof diaphragm when compared to a std. 5/8' osb deck.
does anyone have experience using tongue and groove decking for roof sheathing? irc table r803.1 lists 1 1/2' t and g for rafter spans up to 72'. i am looking to space rafters at 72' however i cannot find any information on diaphragm strength of the t and g decking.
span for 1x6 t and g roof decking 08-25-2006, 06:52 pm i have looked all over to try and find a span table for 1x6 tongue and groove roof sheathing and am coming up with nothing.
bob helps contractor bob ryley install 4x10 douglas fir floor joists, and also put in 2 x 6 spruce tongue-and-groove decking on the second floor.
roof decking is southern pine as manufactured by s.i. storey lumber co., inc. it is nominal 2 x 6, 3 x 6, or 4 x 6 in 1 or 2 grade and kiln dried. maximum moisture content is 19% for 2 x 6, 3 x 6 and 4 x 6. decking is machined to a single or double tongue and groove evis pattern. see figures 1 and 2 lengths decking pieces may be of
2x6 douglas fir tongue and groove decking as one of the hardest and most dense of the softwood species, douglas fir makes a practical, as well as a beautiful, addition to your home. frequently used for loft flooring and roof decking, the uniquely strht grain and reddish-orange color of douglas fir provides eye-catching appeal wherever it is
does anyone know where i can find span tables for 3 1/2' thick tongue and groove floor deck plank . maybe a website for a manufacturer. i have googled it and have not had any luck. this is a commercial application and trying to span 4 to 6 feet.
2 x 6 timber decking by: structural wood systems application 2 x 6 solid timber decking by structural wood systems sws provides the american institute of timber construction standards for tongue-and-groove heavy timber decking. for combination simple span and two-span continuous multiply by 1.31
american wood council. 4 tongue and groove roof decking. two-span continuous. all pieces are supported on three supports. all end joints occur in line on every other support figure 6 . controlled random layup. this arrangement is applicable to 4 or more supports 3 or more spans . with less than 4 supports, a special
2x6 southern yellow pine - 1 prime tongue and groove flooring features and benefits: high-quality southern pine flooring meets the challenges of the most demanding applications. southern yellow pine offers a distinct grain pattern and appealing golden color.
plank tongue and groove wood decking is a product that is commonly used in post and beam timber construction to transfer gravity loads on roofs and floors. in 2010, the national building code of canada changed the application area of the specified concentrated roof live loads from 750 mm x 750 mm to 200 mm x 200 mm.
solid 2x6 decking is available from swc in douglas fir, southern yellow pine and spruce. laminated roof deck in 3x6 and 4x6 fir / larch is also available from structural wood corporation's inventory. wood decking is cut in a tongue and groove interlocking pattern along the edges of the pieces. end matching is specified to prevent the material