Billy Watson
8/30/2011
We are going to install 32' lengths of standing seam metal. The manufacturer is concerned with oil canning. I have installed 60' lengths and I have never had a problem. What caused this and what can I do about it to satisfy my customer if this occurs.
Todd Miller
Isaiah Industries, Inc.
8/30/2011
Metal Construction Association has a published document on this subject which can be found here: http://www.metalconstruction.org/pubs/pdf/95-1060%20MCAoilcanning.pdf Please, if you have any questions after reading over this, let me know. All Best.
Eric Novotny
An informed customer is the Best Customer!
9/1/2011
If you have run 60' without any issues, the likelihood of it oil canning at 32' is less than average if you use the same gauge, machine, installation, etc.

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