What Is Sheet Metal Gauge?

A measure of thickness for sheet metal. 

How Gauge Thickness Works:

The larger the gauge number, the thinner the metal. So inversely, The smaller the gauge number, the thicker the metal.

Why Gauge Thickness Matters:

Metal decking is most commonly 16, 18, 20, and 22 Gauge in thickness.

Metal Deck Glossary Of Terms:

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