Tuff Rib

Tuff Rib Panel is an economical, structural, light gauge through-fastener roof and wall panel that is an excellent choice for commercial, industrial and agricultural applications.

Features & Benefits

  • Easy-to-order trim and accessory packages available in the same gauge and colors as the panels.
  • Time-tested 36″ wide profile with 3/4″ high trapezoidal ribs, 9″ on center with two minor ribs between the major ribs.
  • Manufactured with high tensile steel to allow for greater load capability.
  • Structural spanning allows panels to be installed over solid substrates, steel or wood support members.
  • Recommended minimum pitch 3:12.
  • Post-cut panels eliminate edge flare which is common with pre-cut panels.
  • Short-cut capability down to 12″, no short cut charges.

Material Specifications

  • 26 gauge ARMOR TECH™ Painted Steel, .019″ Steel (thickness prior to painting) Per ASTM A-792, Grade A,  AZ50 Zincalume
  • 29 gauge ARMOR TECH™ Painted Steel, .014″ Steel (thickness prior to painting) G90
  • 29 and 26 gauge Zincalume® Plus Steel, AZ55 – Clear Acrylic Coating, Per ASTM A-792
  • 29 & 26 gauge Galvanized Steel, G90
  • .032 Kynar 500® Painted Aluminum: Select colors, see data sheet for details

Finishes

  • 21 Standard Colors
  • ARMOR TECH™ Paint System-the ultimate in exterior durabiity
  • “Cool” color pigments are specially designed to reflect infrared light, reducing heat gain to dwelling, and conform with ENERGY STAR® criteria
  • Superior quality, two coat SMP resin system at 1.1 mils
  • 40-year residential paint warranty
    • fading
    • chalking
    • chipping
    • cracking
    • peeling
Tuff Rib Data Sheet
Tuff Rib Install Guide
Armor-Tech™ Color Charts
Corrugated-CAD
Armor Tech Warranty
Kynar 30 Year
Commercial Paint Warranty

  • Long term cost less expensive than composition or tile roofs
  • Roofing system will last 40+ years
  • 27 colors to chose from
  • Low to little maintenance, wash it off and you’re done
  • Perfect for high wind areas and snow country
  • 40 year paint fade warranty
  • Class A fire rating
  • Energy Star Cool Rated color lower energy cost
  • Solar panel compatible
  • Manufactured with recycled material
  • Quieter than you think
  • Weighs less than composition and tile roofs
  • Learn more by visiting our Benefits of Metal Roofing page.