Standard structural decking patterns are 2 nominal tongued and grooved t g and 3 and 4 double t g products available with vee or eased edges to meet.
1x6 tongue and groove roof decking.
Some use clips as convenient spacers.
If pieces are for controlled random layup odd or even lengths are permitted and the minimum lengths based on board feet percentages shall be as follows.
Roof deck 2x6 or 1x6 t g we use 1x6 up to 3 but the roof is then strapped after with 2x4 then sheathing.
Tongue groove structural decking structural decking also known as roof decking should not be confused with lumber intended for residential and non residential outdoor decks.
Section r803 irc roof sheathing.
In my experience the need for tongue and groove or edge clips is determined by the thickness of the roof sheathing and the spacing of the rafters.
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.
On 24 1x6 will work but put a layer of sheathing down to eliminate the roofing nail issue.
The main reason to use tongue and groove boards these days is appearance from beneath the roof.
Tongue and groove boards were used for decades prior to the widespread adoption of plywood as a sheathing material in the 1950s and 1960s.
The product comes endmatched meaning it is tongue and grooved on the ends so the boards do not have to meet on supports.
Tongue and groove flooring 2 southern yellow pine southern pine is a dependable product for any project southern pine provides great value in a wide variety of applications.
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6 tongue and groove roof decking.
Span for 1x6 t g roof decking.
And longer not more than 10 to be less than 10 ft.
Two inch decking not less than 40 to be 14 ft.
Not more than 1 to be 4 to 5 ft.
Our 3 6 southern pine 1 face t g v roof decking comes predrilled with spikes for driving horizontally through the board into the previous piece which pulls them together nicely.
Frequently used for loft flooring and roof decking the uniquely straight grain and reddish orange color of douglas fir provides eye catching appeal wherever it is.
For 5 8 or thicker roof sheathing on 16 o c.
Basically 1x with a minimum of 5 8 net thickness can span up to 24.
Rafters it shouldn t be an issue.
Tongue groove boards.