Return to index: [Subject] [Thread] [Date] [Author]

RE: Steel Roof Deck Attachment Question

[Subject Prev][Subject Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]

(snip) Is it possible to attach the decking
> from the underside of the beam flanges(looking up)?

(snip)   The dilemma is that you
can't screw through a greater thickness material into a smaller thickness

That's what pop-rivets were invented for.  Installing thru thicker material,
from one side.  It's pretty unusual, but you might look into it.  No Diaphragm
strength values, of course.