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3' Tuff Rib Metal Roofing & Wall Panel System

Durable Residential or Commercial Ribbed Steel Roof Panel System

One of our most popular and affordable panels, Tuff Rib is a jack-of-all-trades for metal roofing, siding, and modern accents. Originally designed for traditional and agricultural buildings, this Ribbed Steel Roof Panel is built to last and stands up to wind, hail, snow, and rain.   

Finish it off with a sleek-looking trim and this Rib Steel Roof Panel shines as a residential roofing system. Install the panel horizontally as a wainscot and you’ve got a modern-industrial accent that makes your project stand out. You can count on Tuff Rib to work hard on the ranch, take care of business on commercial builds, or protect your family from the elements. Our Ribbed Steel Roof Panel has you covered.

Examples of Use

For the architect, builder, or general information regarding building examples, please contact marketing@bridgersteel.com. Bridger Steel does not release personal information or locations of projects due to owner privacy.

Panel Color Options

26 Gauge Colors
29 Gauge Colors

Panel Profile

Rib Roof Panel

Rib Roof Panel

Product Applications

Metal Roofing, Siding, Interior and Accent

Suitable for regions prone to hail.
Suitable for regions prone to high snow volume.
Suitable for regions prone to high winds.
Suitable for regions prone to extreme temperatures.

Suitable for Solar Panel mounting.
Available in Cool Roof certified colors.
Suitable for Rainwater Harvesting.
Can be installed over an open purlin system or a solid substrate.

If used for a roofing application, use bead mastic on the overlap.
A quality high temperature, ice and water underlayment on all roofing applications is recommended.

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Product Details
Panel Overlap

Tuff Rib Panel Overlap

5 Degree Overbend: Ensures tight overlap between panels.

Anti-Siphon Groove: Creates an internal air gap at panel overlap to help prevent water intrusion.

Underlayment: High Temp Ice & Water shown in overlap. For use at eaves and valleys.

Substrate: Plywood substrate material shown. Can be used over open framing with a max width span of 36".

Recommended Environments
  • High Impact Environments
  • High Wind Environments
  • High Snow Volumes
  • Extreme Temperatures (Select Colors)
Finished Coverage
  • 36" 
Panel Gauges
  • 26 Ga.
  • 29 Ga.

What are Gauges?

Fastener Options
Panel Length
  • 3' to 40'
Rib Height
  • 3/4"at 9" Centers
Recommended Roof Slope
  • 3:12 or Greater
Available Paint Warranties
Warranties are based on paint systems. Contact a Bridger Steel team member for warranty options. 

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