Figure 6-2 illustrates some of the many sections of metal-roof deck available from manufacturers. Decks are made for short-, intermediate- and long-span construction and are applicable to most any type building. Decking is available in painted steel, galvanized steel and aluminum.
Figure 6-2A, B, and C are light-gauge decking used with narrow-span construction. Figure 6-2D and 6-2E are for intermediate-span construction.