1/2 CDX okay for my roof?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by jmc, Aug 30, 2010.

  1. jmc

    jmc Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 22, 2008
    South Central MA
    Roof is 8 ft. x 10 ft.
    single pitch, no gable
    3:12 pitch
    I am in MA
    rafter spacing is 2 ft. OC
    will have felt, drip edge and 'regular' asphalt (non-roll type) shingles on top

    i suspect i am okay, just checking, though

    tx
     
  2. mikecnorthwest

    mikecnorthwest Chillin' With My Peeps

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    With the felt and shingles I don't see any issues.
     
  3. moetrout

    moetrout Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That'll do it. CDX is better than what I am using. I am using the el cheapo 7/16" osb for $7.96 a sheet. Just make sure that the chickens will not run theheads into the exposed nails on the underside OR finish the inside so that is not possible.
     
  4. jmc

    jmc Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 22, 2008
    South Central MA
    thanks alot!
     

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